Rev. Ulis Grant Daniels age 70 of Tazewell, TN went to be with the Lord on June 2, 2013 at home surrounded by his loving family. He was born June 23, 1942 in Tazewell, TN at home. He was preceded in death by his father Jim Daniels, brothers, Frank and Hobart Daniels and sisters, Phyllis Ramsey and Della Payne. He professed his Faith at a young age and was ordained a Missionary Baptist Minister on May 18, 1974 at Little Creek Missionary Baptist Church. He was a longtime member of Poplar Grove Missionary Baptist Church. He lived his life for God and his family. His family was his proudest accomplishment.
He leaves behind his loving wife of 50 years: Thelma Jean Daniels whom he married October 27, 1962; His loving children: Rick and Angie Daniels, Angela and Clinton Fultz, Penny Daniels Brashears, Melissa and Charlie Clonce, Teresa and David Johnson, Bernetta and Phillip Gerding; 17 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren; Mother: Mary Cox; Brothers: Earl and Betty Daniels, Johnny and Sue Daniels, Late Hobart and Debbie Daniels; Sisters: Ina Mae and the late Argil Massengill, Velma and Junior Painter, Geneva and Junior Williams, Kathy and Greg Baker; Special Aunt: Martha Sulfridge; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and close friends.
The family will receive friends from 6 until 9 P.M. Wednesday June 5, 2013 at Coffey Funeral Home in Tazewell, TN. Funeral service 2:00 P.M. Thursday at the Poplar Grove Missionsary Baptist Church. Burial in the Popular Grove Cemetery.
Ministers: Rev. Jessie Sulfridge, Rev. Lonnie Dalton, Rev. Troy Fultz
Singers: Poplar Grove Singers and David Painter
Pallbearers: Derek Christopher Johnson, William Gerding, Shadrick Daniels, Tommy Daniels, Andy Daniels, Jeff (Robby) Robinson, Mikey Loper,
Honorary Pallbearers: Earl Daniels, Johnny Daniels, Dakota Clonce
Coffey Funeral Home in charge.