Lonas Daniels Sr., 65, died Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013 at his home.
A lifetime resident of Rhea County, Lonas was the son of Albert and Bernie Cleo Fisher Daniels. He was of the Baptist faith.
Lonas was preceded in death by his mother, Bernie Cleo Daniels and his son, Lonas William Daniels Jr..
Survivors include his wife, Sharon Daniels of Spring City; father, Albert Daniels of Spring City; children, Melissa Daniels and Kenneth Daniels both of Spring City and Lou Xiloj of Dayton; brothers, Leroy Daniels, Joe Daniels and James Daniels all of Spring City and David Daniels of Evensville; sisters, Mary Dockery, Wanda Sue Couch and Kathy McDaniel all of Spring City, Sarah Daniels of Crossville, Tenn. and Donna Belle Inman of Decatur, Tenn.; eleven grandchildren; one great-grandchild and several nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be held Tuesday, Oct. 15, at 3 p.m. at the Mt. Sulphur Cemetery with Rev. Robert Hurd officiating. There will be no visitation.