Darryl Cole, 59, of Leesburg passed away on November 17, 2020. He was born in Leesburg, FL on October 4, 1961. Darryl was a father, husband, brother, son, a “Poppy” and friend…But in addition to that, he was a mentor for so many. He spent most of his free time doing what he loved and had a talent for, fishing. He was selfless, kind, trustworthy, and respected by so many. These traits are just a few that led him to be the President of the Florida Crappie Club. In addition to fishing, he enjoyed playing poker, and most importantly, spending time with his family. Darryl was an amazing father and an even greater “Poppy” to all of his wonderful grandbabies. He had a heart of gold and will be forever missed! Darryl is survived by his wife Teresa Cole and her children Andy and Ashley; his mother Barbara Kenney; daughter Amber Martin and her husband James; daughter Megan Belton and her husband Blake; sister Carmen Jackson and her husband Duke; and his grandbabies.
He was preceded in death by his father Franklin Cole.