- September 29, 1932 - February 11, 2013
- Dallas, Texas
of Wayman's Passing
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“TO STEVEN DANIELS & FAMILY GOD GIVETH AND HE TAKETH BACK AND WE MUST ACCEPT HIS WILL AND KNOW THAT HIS WILL IS BEST AND ALTHO IT MAY BE...Read More »
1 of 4 | Posted by: FEE KENNEDY - Dallas, TX
“Hi Family, Mr.Daniels would be considered my uncle my dad Father (Earl Daniels Sr) and Uncle Wayman are brothers. My Prayers go out to the family God...Read More »
2 of 4 | Posted by: Kayla Daniels-Grimes - Ennis, TX
“Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Dan will be greatly missed.
3 of 4 | Posted by: Reginia Johnson - Northglenn, CO
“To Sandra and family: Thanks for sharing your father with us at Youth and View. May the Lord continue to bless and comfort you.
4 of 4 | Posted by: Stephanie Hughey - Grand Prairie, TX
Wayman "Dan" Daniels,
80, of Dallas, Texas, made his transition from this life to the next on Monday, February 11, 2013. Visitation will be held on Friday, February 16, from 1:00 until 8:00 p.m. at Laurel Land Funeral Home in Dallas, Texas. The funeral service will take place at 2:00 pm Saturday, February 16, at Laurel Land. Pastor James P. Thompson Jr. of Mount Olive Baptist Church in Arlington, Texas will officiate.
Mr. Daniels was born September 29, 1932 in Oakwood, Texas to Dave and Mattie Daniels. Upon high school graduation, Daniels served his country in the United States Army. Daniels later moved to Dallas, Texas where he met and married Billie Rose Shields before moving to Denver to raise three children. Daniels retired as a supervisor from the United States Postal Service after 32 years. Daniels was a huge Denver Broncos and Dallas Cowboys fan, an avid golfer and bowler and a member of the American Legion. He spent most of his weekends on the golf course and also enjoyed spending time with his children and grandchildren.
Wayman is survived by his three children, Gary Daniels and his wife Sandra of Arlington, Texas; Steven Daniels and his wife Shawanna of Lancaster, Texas; and daughter Sandra Daniels- Umoru and husband Douglas of DeSoto, Texas. He also leaves 10 grandchildren: Brieanna and Brittany Daniels, Steven Jr, Sharjaun and Savion Daniels; Douglas Jr, Cyronica and Kendrick Lackey and Bradley and Bryan Umoru; great grandchildren Kaden Lackey and Douglas Umoru III, and a host of nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Mr. Daniels' favorite charity –
Youth In View P.O. Box 1750 Desoto, Texas 75123 and/or to the American Cancer Society.