William Douglas “Billy Mac”
McDaniel, 82, beloved father and the husband of Vera Blakely McDaniel,
went home to be with the Lord, Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at Tidelands Community
Mr. McDaniel was born the
son of Lyde McDaniel and Clara Mae Perry McDaniel on September 21, 1933
in Hannah, SC. Established in 1958, Mr. Billy Mac became the founder
and owner of McDaniel Industries. He was a member of Trinity United Methodist
Church where he served as an usher and Trustee. He loved showing
his beloved horse, Peppy’s Boy Reward (PB).
Billy Mac and Vera were
married on January 20, 1955 and celebrated 61 years together. There
home was blessed with: two children, William Douglas McDaniel Jr.
and Robin M. (Edward) Patton; and two grandchildren, Elizabeth Maude Patton
and Jack William Patton. He also leaves behind: a brother,
James U. (Jean) McDaniel; and two sisters, Irene M. Carpenter and Joyce
He was predeceased by:
his parents; and his loyal friend and trusted right hand man, Frank Cokley.
Funeral Service will be
5PM, Thursday, March 10, 2016 at Trinity United Methodist Church directed
by the Andrews Chapel of McKenzie Funeral Home. Committal Service
will be 11AM, Friday, March 11, 2016 at the Andrews Memorial Cemetery.
The McDaniel family will
receive family and friends immediately after the service in the Family
The McDaniel family would
like to say a special “Thank You” to his caregivers, Susan Altman and Francine
Memorials may be made to:
Trinity United Methodist Church, 205 S. Rosemary Ave., Andrews, SC 29510,
Tidelands Community Hospice, 2591 North Fraser Street, Georgetown, SC 29440
or the charity of your choice.