Johnny McDaniel, 52, of Avawam, passed away Thursday, Dec. 26, at Hazard ARH. He was the son of the late Delmar McDaniel and the late Allie McDaniel. He is also preceded in death by his brother, Kenney McDaniel.
He is survived by his wife, Bonnie McDaniel; five sisters, Ashley McDaniel, of Lexington, Missy Adams, of Lexington, Crystal Lewis, of Leslie County, Betty Napier, and Holly McDaniel; three sons, Jonathan and Amanda McDaniel, Johnny McDaniel, Jr., and David and Francis Lewis; six sisters, Linda Cornett, Wilma Couch, of Leslie County, Betty Wells, of Leslie County, Brenda Sizemore, Jenny Sturgill, of Knott County, and Judy Fletcher, of Knott County; two brothers, James McDaniel and Coleman McDaniel; 10 grandchildren; and a host of family and friends.
Arrangements are being handled by Maggard Mountain View Chapel, where the family will receive friends after 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 29, at the Big Creek Pentecostal Church. Funeral services will also be at the Big Creek Pentecostal Church at 12 p.m. Monday, Dec. 30, with Johnny Akers officiating. Internment will be at Family Cemetery in Big Creek.