On January 27, 2005 WILLIAM "Capt" DARDEN age 75, former Food Service Director at Baltimore City Jail, where he was employed for 32 years. William was born in Black Creek, NC., and graduated from Darden H.S., in Wilson N.C., he attended North Carolina A &T; College, and he served in the US Army Signal Corp until his discharge in 1956. After his honorable discharge he moved his family to Baltimore, MD. William is survived by his wife of 52 years, Lorena Davis and seven children; Donald, Phyllis, John, William, Mark, Milton and Statin. Also survived by fifteen grandchildren, fourteen great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild, two sisters, Gladys and Mildred and one brother Harold and a host of other relatives and friends. Funeral service will be offered at 11 A.M. Wednesday at Mount Olive Holy Evangelistic Church at 3816 Edmondson Ave. Arrangements by Millers Metropolitan Chapel.