Darrell was born to the parentage of Willie Vinson Sr. and Barbara Vinson. He was second oldest of the 5 siblings. Bubba as he was known to the family by his older sister (Gwen) because she could not pronounce his name. Darrell graduated from Garland High School in 1974. He enjoyed all kinds of sports. The Dallas Cowboys was his favorite team. His Favorite saying "ARE YOU READY FOR SOME FOOTBALL"
He united with Mt. Hebron Baptist Church under the leadership of Elder C.L. Davis. Later Rev. W.J. Davis became his pastor. He was later ordained as Deacon under Rev. W.J. Davis where he served faithfully until his health failed.
He married Karla Everheart and raised one son Melandrea Everheart. He later married Denise Goodacres. some years past and he married Dorothy riley.
He was preceded in death by his father Willie Vinson Sr., and sister Gwendolyn Bratton. He leaves to cherish his memories Mother and Step-Father Barbara, and Rev. O.L. Stephens Willie Vinson(Deloris), Larry Vinson(Gail), Natalie Hall(Elmer), and Melissa Davis (Reginald), A favorite nephew Braylon Davis and A host of Nephews, Nieces, friends, cousins, and aunts .