He was born April 7, 1955, in Nevada, to N.B. "Doc" and Wanda Lee (Wyckoff) Daniels. He was a self-employed fence builder and a member of the Deerfield Baptist Church.
Survivors include his son, Jess Daniels, Lamar; his mother and stepfather, Wanda and Thomas Haley, Nevada; two brothers, Lawrence E. Daniels and Paul Lee Daniels, both of Moundville; three sisters, Janet Sue Murphy, Fort Scott, Kan., and Janice Lou Williams and Elizabeth Ann Lechman, both of Nevada; and two grandchildren.
Graveside service will be held Friday, May 20, at 2 p.m., at Deerfield Cemetery with John Nichols officiating.
Arrangements are under the direction of Daniel Funeral Home, Lamar.