Flying Queen


Darla Armes Ford

2nd VP for Team Support


Darla Armes Ford was born and raised in Gruver, Texas. Darla was a four year letterman for the Greyhounds that was coached by FG Crawford. She was a Converse National High School All-American and Carnation Prep All-American Girl Athlete in 1980. Darla played on the Flying Queens from 1980-1984; years packed with memorable college life experiences, hard work and dedication to the game, travel by private airplanes and forever friendships. Darla married Randy Ford during Christmas break of her Junior year. They live in Lubbock where they own and operate Desert Pool Service. Darla retired after 30 years in education. Son Tate and wife Tawnya live in Oregon CIty, OR; son Taos and wife Jennifer live in Lubbock,TX; son Trey and wife Hilary live in Lubbock, Tx. The Fords enjoy pouring in the lives of their six grand children.

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Lubbock, Texas