Mr. Gary Gene Daniel, 70, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013 at Texoma Medical Center, Denison, Texas.|
Gary was born April 29, 1942 to Charles Elmer Daniel and Foye Stogstill in Denison, Texas. He was married to Shirley Marie Hornbeck Means on April 21, 1999 in Houston, Texas. Mr. Daniel was a contractor in the construction business. He was a veteran, serving in the U.S. Air Force. He attended Denison High School in Denison, TX.
He is survived by his wife, Shirley Daniel of the home; and sons, Jason Lee Daniel, McKinney, Texas and Charles Ray Daniel of Denison, Texas. He has three step-sons, Benjamin Means of Olympia, Wash., and Bryan Means of Colbert, Okla. and Kevin Means of Cartwright, Okla.
The grandchildren include Keegan Russey, Kaden Daniel, Kalee Daniel and Charlie Daniel all of Denison and 14 step-grandchildren and numerous friends and other relatives.
He was preceded in death by his parents and brother Robbie Daniel.
The family will hold a Celebration of Life service on Friday, March 1, 2013 from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Eagles Lodge in Denison.
American Funeral Services of Colbert has the arrangements and the online register may be signed at www.americanfuneralservice-fh.com.
Published in The Herald Democrat on Feb. 28, 2013