Lester Daniels 96, a life long resident
of Okmulgee County died October 6, 2007 in Morris, Oklahoma.
He was born January 6, 1911 in Morris to Mart and Rosa
(Daniel) Daniels. He married Mary Kennedy in 1931 in Morris,
Oklahoma. Lester was a charter member of the Town & Country
Christian Church in Okmulgee. He was a fireman in Okmulgee
for 20 years and retired as the Fire Chief of Okmulgee,
Oklahoma. He loved growing and selling cantaloupes. He wife
Mary, his parents, two brothers Fred & Wilber, three sisters
Deraughn, Mae and Rachel preceded him in death.
Survivors include two sons; Marine and
Tom Daniels both of Morris, one daughter Betty Tetik of
Perry, Oklahoma, two sisters; Willis McGowin of Okmulgee and
Thelma Daniels of Lawrence, Kansas, one brother; J.C.
Daniels of El Cajon, California, 8 grandchildren and 19
Funeral services are scheduled for 10 AM
Wednesday, October 10, 2007 at the Town and Country
Christian Church in Okmulgee with Rev. Tim Reeves
officiating. Burial will be in the Okmulgee Cemetery.
Visitation will be on Tuesday at the McClendon-Winters
Funeral Home in Okmulgee 12-8 pm. Condolences may be made at