Gospel Legend, and Bay Area native Daryl Coley, 60, passed away the evening of Tuesday, March 15, 2016 after years of declining health. The Grammy Award Winning artist called the Bay Area home, until recently returning to Southern California with family and spent the last months of treatment and care there.
Most notably known as one of the great male vocalists of his time, the minister, father, and friend will be remembered during the Homegoing Celebration set for:
Saturday, April 2nd, 2016 | 1PM
City of Refuge Church
14527 S. San Pedro
Bishop Noel Jones, Pastor
Streaming Link: www.noeljonesministries.org
Born in Berkeley, CA and raised in the Bay Area – the Castlemont High School (Oakland,CA) graduate was a member of the famed Castleeers, The Helen J.H. Stephens Voices of Christ, The Edwin Hawkins Singers, and later worked supporting Rev. James Cleveland, Lady Tramaine Hawkins and countless others as he traveled internationally before releasing his debut solo project, Just Daryl in 1986.
The Bay Area memorial salute has been scheduled for:
Monday, April 4, 2016 | 6PM
Love Center Ministries
10440 International Blvd
Oakland, CA 94603
Rev. Kenneth Smith, Pastor
Bishop Yvette Flunder, Officiant
He will be dearly missed. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family and all those who loved him.