May 102013

Darren Al Aday “Tweety” entered into rest unexpectedly on May 3, 2013, in Whiteriver, Arizona.
He was born on March 2, 1979, and was raised by parents Flora and Brazie Cobb and grew up in East Fork, Ariz., and went to the East Fork Mission growing up. He was baptized in the Lutheran Church and raised to know the Lord. He was a great basketball player and he even won the “3 Point Shootout” at the America West Arena in Phoenix, Ariz.
He was a rapper who even opened up a concert for a well-known artist. Tweety was a champ in Karate and Tae Kwon Do. He was a father who truly loved his boys and had been going to Celebrate Recovery to overcome alcohol addiction so that he could better his life and renew his relationship with his children.
He is survived by his parents Brazie and Flora Cobb; children Khayree Kayle Aday, Arman Kin Aday and Lonnie Brazie Aday; siblings Joey Aday, Elesta Aday, Broadus Thompson, Chris (Chanda) Thompson, Debra (Carlo) Adley, Kedron Cobb and Darrilyn Walker; Godfather Paul Keuhl; and numerous nieces, nephews, family and friends.
Darren was preceded in death by Audrey Aday, Rovene Nosie “Jr.”, Elisabeth Rose Thompson and Malachi Beatty. A wake will be held in his honor Thursday, May 9, 2013, at 4910 White Street. A home funeral service will take place Saturday, May 11, 2013, at 1 p.m. at the same location. Interment will take place at the Mission View Cemetery, Fort Apache, Arizona.
Silver Creek Mortuary of Whiteriver handled the arrangements.