John Robert “Johnny” McDaniel

Published 3:14 pm Thursday, October 5, 2017

Funeral Services for John Robert “Johnny” McDaniel, age 70, of Picayune, Mississippi, who passed away Thursday, October 5, 2017, will be held Sunday, October 8, 2017, at 2:00 pm at McDonald Funeral Home Chapel.

Visitation will be Sunday, October 8, 2017 from 12:00 pm until 2:00 pm at McDonald Funeral Home.  Burial will be in New Palestine Cemetery under the direction of McDonald Funeral Home.  Elder Tommy Hudnall will officiate the service.

A native of Biloxi, Mississippi, he was a Retired Route Salesman from Borden’s Milk Company and Sara Lee Bread Company and a member of Roseland Park Baptist Church. Johnny was a loving father, grandfather, great grandfather, brother, and friend, who will be truly missed by all who knew and loved him. He enjoyed fishing and spending time with his family.

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He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Lee “R.L.” McDaniel and Edith Louise Robbins McDaniel; his wife of 40 years, Beverly Joyce Lumpkin McDaniel; and his sister, Judith McDaniel Pfister.  Left to cherish his memory are his son, Jeremy McDaniel and his wife, Theresa; 4 grandchildren, James McDaniel, Danielle (Ethan) Martin, Jeremy McDaniel, II, and Mollie (Chris) Wagner; 4 great grandchildren, Jayden McDaniel, Cadence Wagner, Merit Wagner, and McKenna Martin; and his brother, Jody (Tina) McDaniel.  Obituary, register book, and driving directions can be found on the internet page, at