Artis Daniels

Artis Daniels

AGE: 81 • New Brunswick

Artis Daniels, 81, died on Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012 at Rose Mountain Care Center, New Brunswick. Great debater and hard worker, Artis was a self-taught man, who shared his love of learning with all. He was a safe community advocate for local public parks and enjoyed playing cards, jogging and watching his favorite sports teams. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens, Somerset, and was a senior usher emeritus and trustee emeritus. He was a retired security guard for the New Brunswick Board of Education, Redshaw School and New Brunswick High School for thirty years; and a retired inspector at Delco-Remy, New Brunswick for thirty years.

He was predeceased by his parents, Jessie and Sophronia Daniels and four sisters. He is survived by his wife, Helen Daniels of New Brunswick; five children, Kenneth Daniels of New Brunswick, Kelvin Daniels of Independence, MO, Joyce A. Blackman of Jacksonville, FL, Norman and Sharon Daniels of Somerset; a sister, Lola Hannah of Somerset and five grandchildren.

Service will be held on Friday, January 4, 2013 at 11am at First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens, 771, Somerset St., Somerset. Viewing will be from 9-11am. Entombment: Franklin Memorial Park Mausoleum, North Brunswick. Arrangements by Anderson Funeral Service.

Published in Home News Tribune on Jan. 3, 2013