KYLE — Daren Russell Jeffcoat, a 55-year-old resident of Kyle, died Monday, April 14. He was born on February 10, 1959 in Austin to Bobby and Joy L. Jeffcoat.Jeffcoat graduated from Crockett High School in Austin where he played baseball and football. As a younger man, he competed in motocross. Throughout his life, Jeffcoat was an avid fan of the University of Texas Longhorn athletics and of NASCAR.
He is remembered by his family as a “truly genuine man” who could “strike up a conversation and make friends anywhere he went.” He is survived by two daughters, Brittney and Jennifer.
A graveside service was held on Thursday, April 17 at Live Oak Cemetery near Manchaca. Arrangements made by Harrell Funeral Home in Kyle.