|Birth: ||Feb. 16, 1896|
|Death: ||Jul. 24, 1974|
Ernest Edwin McDaniel is the son of Lewis Ellison "Daws" and Della Mae (Parris) McDaniel. On Jul 9, 1916, Ernest married Mary Luvina Hyde, daughter of Roscoe Cyrus and Zilla Anna (Honiter) Hyde in Scotland County, Missouri. The couple began their life together in Union Township and started their family there with the births of Mona Marie and Roscoe Lewis McDaniel. Due to Mary's health, they spent some years in the west, living in Colorado and New Mexico. They later returned to the midwest and spent many years living in Carthage, Hancock County, Illinois. Around 1960, they returned to Scotland County, Missouri, and in 1963 moved to Cedar Lane Farm in Union Township -- the farm where Mary was born. Ernest worked as a grocery store clerk, for the Huey Seed Company, as manager of a garden seed store, as a house painter, and in his later years had a Watkins sales route.
Memphis Democrat. Memphis, Missouri, July 31, 1974
Ernest Edwin McDaniel, son of Lewis E. and Della May Paris McDaniel was born February 16, 1896, in Scotland County. He was married to Mary L. Hyde on July 9, 1916, at Memphis, Missouri, observing their 58th wedding anniversary during the time of Ernest’s hospitalization.To this union was born a daughter, Mona Marie Thornburg, of Memphis, and a son, Roscoe Lewis McDaniel of Carthage, Illinois. Mr. McDaniel was a member of the Brock United Methodist Church and Scotland Lodge No. 104 of the Independent Order of Oddfellows. A beloved husband, father, and grandfather, he will be sadly missed. Besides his wife, daughter, and son, Ernest is surved by a daughter-in-law, Margaret McDaniel, a son-in-law, Murray Thornburg; five grandaughters; Jane Boston and husband, Larry, of Livermore, California, Kathy Dahlbacka and husband, Glen, of Livermore, California, Barbara Chapman and husband, Buddy of Manchester, New Hampshire, Nancy and Beth McDaniel of Carthage, Illinois; one grandson, Mike Thornburg, of Quincy, Illinois; three great-grandchildren, Chrisi and Mark Boston and Matthew Dahlbacka, all of Livermore, California; two brothers, Ellis W.A. McDaniel of Davenport, Ia; and Aaron McDaniel of Costa Mesa, California; two sistersin-law, several cousins and a host of friends. Ernest passed away at 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 24, 1974, at the Scotland County Memorial Hospital in Memphis, following a long illness. He was preceded in death by his father and mother. Funeral services were conducted by D.W. Payne & Sons, Friday, July 26, 1974, at 2:00 p.m. from the Brock United Methodist Church with the Church Pastor, Rev. Vernon Taylor officiating. Pianist was Mrs. Ann Luther and soloist was Kenneth Campbell. Pallbearers were Stanley Bull, Franklin Reed, James Morris, Austin Eggleston, Lee Aylward, and Freddie Henderson. Members of the Scotland Lodge 104 I.O.O.F. were Honorary Pallbearers. Internment wasin the Brock Cemetery.
Card of Thanks - Memphis Democrat
WE WISH TO EXPRESS our sincere thanks and appreciation for the prayers, visits, and kind deeds during the long illness of our husband, father, and grandfather. God was good when he sent people like Dr. Paul, Dr. Buenger, all the nurses and aides that gave him such patient and loving care. A special thanks to Rev. Taylor, Rev. Barrett, Rev. Campbell and Jim Brice for their prayers and words of comfort for Dad and the family. To everyone – your many acts of kindness, food, flowers, memorials and visits at the time of his death mean more than words can express. To the neighbors, relativbes, and friends, Rebecahs, Eastern Star, Oddfellows, to Kenneth and Ann for the beautiful music - Thank You and God Bless. The family of Ernest E. McDaniel.
(published obituaries used with permission)
Lewis Ellison McDaniel (1872 - 1936)
Della Mae Paris McDaniel (1876 - 1943)
Mary Luvina Hyde McDaniel Brooks (1900 - 1988)*
Mona Marie McDaniel Thornburg (1917 - 1994)*
Roscoe Lewis McDaniel (1922 - 2000)*
Ernest Edwin McDaniel (1896 - 1974)
Aaron Augustine McDaniel (1907 - 1975)*
Created by: Larry and Jane
Record added: Aug 24, 2006
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