Charles Lee McDaniel Jr., 62, of Colonial Heights, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013. Born in Petersburg, he was the son of the late Charles L. and Clara S. McDaniel. He was a former member of Plumber and Steamfitters Local Union #10. He retired from Philip Morris where he served as a shop steward for I.A.M. Lodge #10.

He is survived by his wife, Christine Crump McDaniel; sons, Charles Clifton McDaniel (Shelley Risi) and Christopher Lee McDaniel (Samantha Barnaby); one brother, Michael Carl McDaniel; three granddogs and numerous nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 2, 2013, in Blandford Cemetery, 319 S. Crater Road, Petersburg, Va., with the Rev. David Prather officiating. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, March 1, 2013, in the Colonial Heights Chapel of the E. Alvin Small Funeral Homes and Crematory, 2033 Boulevard.

Condolences may be registered at

Funeral Home

E. Alvin Small Funeral Homes & Crematory
2033 Boulevard  Colonial Heights, VA 23834
(804) 526-3400

Published in The Progress-Index on Feb. 28, 2013