Personal Service, Peace of Mind, Pleasant Memories

Darren James Elder

04/06/1989 - 12/26/2017

Viewing Information

A viewing will be held, Thursday, January 11, 2018 at Metropolitan Funeral Service, Granby Street.

Service Information

WATCH FUNERAL LIVE ONLINE..A funeral service will be held, 11am, Friday, January 12, 2018
Metropolitan Funeral Service, Granby Chapel
7246 Granby Street Norfolk VA

Interment Information


On December 26, 2017 God called Darren James Elder home. Darren was born April 6, 1989 to Debra Elder and James Miles, Sr. He is survived by both parents, stepfather, Rufus Anderson; stepmother, Pauline Miles; two children, Jeremiah and Darreyannia Elder; four brothers, Darnell, Daryl, Daniel of Norfolk, VA and James Miles, Jr. of PA; and a host of relatives and friends. Darren loved cooking, sports, video games, working and watching ninja turtles and power rangers with his nephew, Aarick. If I should go tomorrow, it would never be goodbye. For I have left my heart with you. So don’t you ever cry. The love that’s deep within me, shall reach you from the stars. You’ll feel it form the heavens, and it will heal the scars.