Gary Wayne Daniels, 74 of London, Arkansas, died April 26, 2020 at University of Texas Southwestern William P. Clements Hospital. Gary was born September 23, 1945 in Morely, Missouri to Rulo and Imogene (McFall) Daniels.
Gary was a U.S. Navy Veteran where he proudly served as a diver. He retired after 25 years of service with GTE. Gary was of the Lutheran faith and a member of Zion Lutheran Church at Augsburg.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Michael Daniels and Kenneth Daniels.
He is survived by his wife, Shirley Daniels; one daughter, Stephanie Hollinger (Roger) of Russellville, AR; one son, Chad Daniels (Rosella) of Fayettville, NC; one step daughter, Leanna Baker (John) of Hendersonville, TN; two grandsons, Zachery Ross (Olivia Ford) of Russellville, AR, Nicholas Rubeck of Mt. View, MO; step grandchildren, Chloe Baker, Hayden Baker, Charlotte Baker of Hendersonville, TN; one great grandson, Milo Ross of Russellville, AR; two nieces, Diana McLean (Gary) of Lee, IL, Genia Daniels of Madison, WI; one nephew, John Daniels of DeKalb, IL.; three aunts by marriage, Ruby Graham, Rose Isaacs, Judy Daniels all of Missouri; two sisters-in-law, Ruby Bradford of Clinton, AR, Doris Abercrombie of Ozark, AR; numerous cousins, friends and his Navy Brothers all over the U.S.
Graveside service will be 10 am Monday, May 4, 2020 at Zion Augsburg Lutheran Cemetery officiated by Pastor Joshua Ralston. The family and funeral home staff invite others to attend provided we all observe social distancing and the wearing of masks. Arrangements are under the direction of Russellville Family Funeral.
Pallbearers will be Zachery Ross, Hayden Baker, John Baker, Gary McLean, Jerry Standridge and Dennis Ward.
In leiu of flowers, donations may be made to Zion Lutheran Church, 93 Augsburg Road, London, AR 72847.
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