Darius Gillus Death, Obituary : Darius Gillus was tenacious, curious and always mastered what he did very quickly. he was deeply passionate, and his sense of humour was a gift to all those who knew him. He loved taking care of animals. He will always be remembered as a gentle, caring, warm, big blue-eyed, special young man who had an immeasurable bond with his brother.
Gillus had a caring heart, generous attitude and a fun-loving personality that laid the foundation for years of lifelong friendships. It didn’t matter what you needed, he would be there to help you celebrate, mourn, fix things, build something or to just listen and offer a shoulder to cry on or smile to laugh with.
He is survived by his family and friends who loved him so dearly.
Cause of death:
Darius Gillus was killed in a road accident that occurred when driving west on I-64 he drifted off the road, striking several trees in the median. According to report, Gillus was wearing a seatbelt but the impact of the crash killed him on the scene. Darius Gillus was 25 years old.
Tributes To Darius Gillus
Across social media users’ timelines are statements that show respect, admiration, and gratitude towards Gillus as people mourn the passing.
A glass case filled with awards and accomplishments shined in the Gillus living room in Chesterfield County on Monday. Many of the trophies, certificates, and state championship rings in the case were earned by 25-year-old Darius Gillus.
“I feel like I’m dreaming and once I wake up, he’s going to come out and say, ‘Everything’s okay,” said his mother, Gail Gillus. “But I know he’s gone.”
Virginia State Police said Gillus was driving west on Interstate 64 at mile marker 209 in New Kent County when he ran off the road and hit the trees on Friday night.
“He was just an amazing guy. Just a perfect son,” Gillus’ dad Quinton said. “I keep looking at the phone like I’m going to text him or he’s going to text me.”
Gillus was wearing a seatbelt and died at the scene.
Detectives believe he may have fallen asleep at the wheel when he crashed.
Virginia State Police said Gillus’ crash was one of four fatal weekend crashes troopers are investigating across the Richmond region.
To hear from Gillus’ family and learn about the other tragic crashes from over the weekend, visit our website for the full story.
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