Johnnie Louis Daves, 62, died February 12, 2013.
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Born December 15, 1951, he joined the United States Army and served from 1971-1975.
He lived most of his life in Washington State with his first wife, Cheryl Miller. He spent his remaining years in Brevard, North Carolina with his second wife, Victoria Daves.
John enjoyed hunting, camping, and being the head chef at a barbeque.
John is survived by his three children, Daniel, Tami, and Christopher; sister Joanne Recore, step-mother Joyce Daves, step-sisters Dianna and Jennifer, as well as 8 grandchildren and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Preceded in death by his parents, Lois and Louis Daves, brother Jimmie Daves, and sister Anita LaGrone.
Memorial services to be announced at a later date.
"Dad, your guiding hand on my shoulder will remain with me forever"
Published in Skagit Valley Herald Publishing Company on Feb. 23, 2013