Darryl Wayne Eastwood

June 26, 1939 - January 4, 2022

Darryl Wayne Eastwood of Garland, Texas passed away peacefully at home on January 4, 2022.  Darryl was born on June 26, 1939 in Dallas, Texas.  He was married to his best friend and love of his life, Barbara, in 1982

Darryl served in the Armed Forces, U.S. Army for 3 years while stationed in Milwaukee.  There he began his electronics training leading to his 30+ years in electronics, first at Collins Radio and retiring from Alcatel in Richardson, Texas.

After retirement, Darryl became interested in golf.  He became an avid golfer and appreciated the challenge to perfect his game.

He was an active member of St.  Barnabas Episcopal Church most of his adult life.  Darryl always treated people fairly and was willing to help others.  He spent many years volunteering with Good Samaritan of Garland.

Darryl was preceded in death by his parents, Durwood Sherwood Eastwood and Lois Merdine Shipp, and siblings Gayle, Billy, Benny and Sandy.

He is survived by his wife, Barbara, sister Johnnie Sue (Lonnie), children Don, Marlo, Leslie, James (Laura), Cheryl (Robert), 6 grandsons, 4 great-grandsons and 3 great-granddaughters.

The family of Darryl invites memorial gifts to be made in his name to Good Samaritan of Garland

A celebration of life will be held in Garland in June.

11 replies on “Darryl Wayne Eastwood”

Carolanne Capron-Reid says:

I am so sorry to hear this Barbara and family. You cared for him with unrestricted love and demonstrated to all of us how to do the same.

Rev. Canon Tony Munoz says:

Darryl was a good friend and brother in Christ. He always smiles and help everyone who need it. Great job on earth, now in heaven enjoy a beautiful and eternal life.
Dear Barbara, Johnnie Sue (Lonnie), Don, Marlo, Leslie, James (Laura) and Cheryl (Robert), God bless you all and give you, his peace.

Mimi Bunton says:

He was a sweet intelligent man who will be remembered fondly for a long time. He will be missed. Mimi

Fred Hondowicz says:


I am so sorry to hear of Darryl’s passing. May our Lord receive him into His Kingdom.

I have Darryl and you in my prayers.

Patsy Caropresi says:

I am so sorry for your loss. You all are in my thoughts and prayers.

Ms Charlie Lechner says:

Barbara, please know that we hold you all in our hearts. Prayers and love to you all in this time of loss. May God hold you in his arms.

Gayle Lynch says:

Barbara, I am thinking of you and praying for your peace and comfort at this time.

Julia Noble says:

Your family is in my prayers.

Steven & Judith Bellew says:

Barbara and family. We are so sorry for your loss and are praying for all of you. I know that your heart is broken, but he is in a better place with our Lord.

Cathy Renee Sanderson says:

Leslie and Marlo,
What a wonderful man was your Dad! Praying for you both, and entire family of Darryl today! May our GOD’s most wonderful peace and comfort surround each of you today and in the days to come..

claudia darr says:

Barbara and family,
I know that Darryl will enter God’s heavenly kingdom with a smile and maybe a joke! I so enjoyed his dry wit!

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