Hugh R. Daniel Jr.

Hugh R. Daniel Jr.

Travelers Rest

Hugh (Bubbie) Rachford Daniel, Jr., died Monday, September 9, 2013 in McCall Hospice House. He was born in Huntington, WV in 1919. He was a son of the late Hugh R. Daniel Sr. and Katherine Coffee Daniel. Mr. Daniel retired from Burlington Cotton Company. He served in WWII in the Air Force and Infantry. He saw action in the European and Pacific Theaters.

He is survived by his wife, Ruth H. Daniel of the home; two sons; Hugh (Dan) R. Daniel, III and his wife Mary of Travelers Rest, SC; Ronald (Rod) O. Daniel of Placitas, NM; a brother, Robert A. Daniel and his wife, Lucia of Charleston, SC; two grandchildren, Russell Daniel and wife Tracey of Simpsonville, SC, Lorrie Balding and husband Lance of Miami, FL. He is also survived by 5 great grandchildren as well as family member and close friend Jim Carnevale.

The family would like to give special thanks to Cindy and Julie of Open Arms Hospice for their love and care during this special time. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Meals on Wheels of Greenville, 15 Oregon St., Greenville, SC 29605 or The McCall Hospice House, 1836 West Georgia Road, Simpsonville, SC 29680.

Mackey Mortuary is assisting the family. Condolences may be made on line at


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Mackey Mortuary
311 CENTURY DR Greenville, SC 29607
(864) 232-6706

Published in The Greenville News on Sept. 11, 2013