James “Sonny” Daniel, 82, of Bruceton, passed away Monday, Dec. 1, at Vanderbilt Medical Center. Funeral services were held Saturday, Dec. 5 at Bruceton First Baptist Church. Burial followed at Flatwoods Cemetery with Josh Franks, Jimmy Furr, and Ken Zikrs officiating. Bruceton Funeral Home was in charge of these arrangements.
Mr. James was born on Nov. 4, 1938, In Newport, Ark. to the late James Milton Daniel and Wilma Frances Sheeley Daniel. He was a retired Baptist Minister and he had a strong faith and love for the lord, his family, and friends.
He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Linda Melton Daniel, of Bruceton; one daughter, Kelly (Marty) May of Atoka; one son, James Timothy (Cheri) Daniel, of Bartlett; one sister, Anna Gayle Simms, of Bruceton; one brother, Joe Kenneth Daniel, of Nashville; eight grandchildren, Lindy (Carlos) Abila, Abby May, Rachel Daniel, Katey May, Hope Daniel, Anna Daniel, and Aaron Daniel; and one Great-Granddaughter, Chloe Avila
Pallbearers who served are Danny May, Aaron Daniel, Carlos Avila, David Lowe, Todd Lowe, and Robert Cole.