Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, August 3, 2013, at Bethel A.M.E. Church in Mound Bayou with Rev. Vernell Smith officiating. Burial will follow in Pilgrim Rest Cemetery in Winstonville.
Visitation will be from 2-6 p.m. Friday, August 2, 2013, at Byas Funeral Home in Cleveland and at 10 a.m. Saturday prior to the service at the church.
Survivors include sons, Robert Hawkins of Davenport, La., Howard Daniel of Marietta, Ga., Jimmy Daniel and John Daniel, both of Merced, Calif., and Alex Daniel of Slidell, La.; daughters, Doris Gray of Mound Bayou, Jeanette Huddleston of Seaside, Calif., and Keisha Daniel of Duluth, Ga.; sister, Martha Johnson of Hartford, Conn.; 47 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.