Funeral services will be held on Friday, January 18, 2013, at New St. Phillips Church in Cleveland. Burial will follow at Mt. Moriah Cemetery in Marianna, Ark., with the Reverend Billy Harvey officiating.
Visitation will be from 2-6 p.m. on Thursday, January 17, 2013, at Byas Funeral Home in Cleveland.
He is survived by his sons, Walter McDaniel III of Chicago, Ill., and Joseph and Brandon McDaniel of Mound Bayou; daughters, Kim Poindexter of University Park, Ill., Emma of Oakland, Calif., Kerri Williams and Tynese McDaniel of Chicago, Ill., Donna Woods of Atlanta, Georgia, Genena Woodson of Ft. Worth, Texas, and Patricia Harris of Memphis, Tenn.; 19 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.