Donna Jean Darr, 73, of Harwood, Maryland, passed away on Wednesday, July 28, 2021 at Anne Arundel Medical Center. She was the wife of David Fugitt. Born on August 27, 1947, in Washington, DC, she was the daughter of David King and Bebe Bertha (Daniels) King.
Mrs. Darr was an administrative assistant for the Maryland State Police, in the Waldorf, Forestville and College Park Barracks. Later, she continued her work in Homeland Security, TSA in Arlington, VA in the same role.
Donna was active in Forest Memorial UMC and Cheltenham UMC, teaching Sunday school, presenting children's sermons and producing the Christmas Pageants. Most importantly, she loved spending time with family.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by her siblings, Frank Davis, Sr. and wife Bonnie of FL, James King of FL, Susan King and husband Regis Canny of Gaithersburg and Mary Ann Townson of AL; her nieces and nephews: Frank Davis Jr., Joseph Lee King, Scott Davis, Lisa Marie Russell, Michelle Lynn Cohen, Michael Alexander Davis, Christina Diane King, Stephanie Jean King, Daniel Glen King and Chase Ashton Townson; nine great-nieces and nephews and two great-great-nieces.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Darr was predeceased by her son, David Allan Childress and two brothers, Lee Davis and Lennie King.
The family will receive friends on Friday, August 6, 2021 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Stauffer Funeral Home, 8 E. Ridgeville Blvd., Mt. Airy. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, August 7, 2021 at 12 p.m. on Saturday, August 7, from the funeral home with the family receiving friends one hour prior to services. Officiating will be the Rev. Ronald Reed.
Interment will follow in Poplar Springs Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to First New Hope Baptist Church, 4818 Suitland Road, Suitland, MD 20746.