LONGVIEW — Daniel was born October 21, 1987, in Orange, California. He went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, November 27, 2012, after being involved in a motorcycle accident. Daniel graduated from Spring Hill High School in 2006 and was an honor graduate in the top 10 percent.
After graduation, Daniel joined the U.S. Marine Corps
, where he served proudly and honorably for four years, which included two tours in Iraq. Daniel was attending the University of Texas
in Austin and was on the magna cum laude dean's list.
While attending UT, Daniel met the love of his life, Erin Lyon, and they had begun making plans for their future. Daniel had aspired to attend law school upon graduation from the University of Texas.
Daniel was a great musician and artist, but he prided himself on his scholastic aptitude and wit. Daniel had the most amazing blue eyes that always sparkled and lit up a room. His laugh was ever present and contagious to those around him. He also had a heart of gold and was a very family-oriented, young man. He loved his family and will always be the best "Bubba" he could have ever been.
Daniel was loved by many and was an inspiration to all who knew him. He will be greatly missed.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Robert "Bob" Cameron; and great-grandmother, Estelle Fleisher.
Daniel is survived by his parents, Vance and Toni Cameron of Longview and Jim and Patricia Frake of Gladewater; sisters, Meagan and Brooke Cameron and Trinity Frake; brothers, Michael, Samuel and Ozzie Frake; grandparents, Fugi and Ann Fuchilla, Virgie Cameron and Bill Attebery, Judy and Roy Biggerstaff, Jimmy Jernigan, Gary and Beth West and Leone Frake; great-grandparents, Homer Fleischer and Jean Jernigan; along with numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Saturday, December 1, 2012, at the chapel of Rader Funeral Home of Longview, with Pastor Dean Simmons and Monsignor Xavier Pappu officiating. Burial will follow in Rosewood Park. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Friday, November 30, 2012, at the funeral home.