Tifton Gazette


April 8, 2014

Margaret Copeland McDaniel

TIFTON — Margaret Copeland McDaniel, 96, of Tifton passed away Monday, April 7, 2014, at the Heritage House Nursing Home in Valdosta. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Oakridge Cemetery with Elder W.A. Mullis of the Waycross Primitive Baptist Church and Elder Thomas Deal of Tifton Primitive Baptist Church officiating. The family will receive friends from 12:30 p.m. until the time of service at Oakridge Cemetery.

Mrs. McDaniel was born July 25, 1917 in Springdale, Fla. to the late Jacob C. Copeland and Elizabeth Newell Copeland. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, George Dewey McDaniel, who died in 1978; her sister Doris Cowart; and her brother, J.C. McDaniel Jr.

Mrs. McDaniel was a charter member of Tifton Primitive Baptist Church, a member of the American Legion Auxiliary, the Eastern Star and the Tift Regional Medical Center Auxiliary. She had worked for a total of 25 years at First Community Bank in Tifton when she retired. She loved her church and working in her yard with her flowers.

Mrs. McDaniel is survived by her niece and nephew, Wanda Faye and Norman Griffin of Valdosta, and a sister, Lillian Harrison of Jacksonville, Fla. She is also survived by a number of great nieces and nephews and great-great-nieces and nephews.

The family wishes to thank the Fellowship Home and staff of Valdosta, the Heritage Nursing Home nurses and staff and United Hospice nurses of Valdosta for all the love and care they provided to the family.

Flowers will be accepted or donations may be made to the Tifton Primitive Baptist Church, 403 N. Tift Ave., Tifton, GA 31794.

You may sign the guest registry at www.albritton-beaumontfuneralhome.com.

Albritton-Beaumont Funeral Directors is in charge of arrangements.


Text Only
Local News

Local Sports
Tift County T logo

Police Reports
Your Agenda
AP Video
Trump: DC Hotel Will Be Among World's Best Plane Crashes in Taiwan, Dozens Feared Dead Republicans Hold a Hearing on IRS Lost Emails Raw: Mourners Gather As MH17 Bodies Transported Robot Parking Valet Creates Stress-free Travel Raw: MH17 Bodies Arrive in Netherlands Raw: Fight Breaks Out in Ukraine Parliament Disabled Veterans Memorial Nearing Completion Last Mass Lynching in U.S. Remains Unsolved Home-sharing Programs Help Seniors Ex-NYC Mayor: US Should Allow Flights to Israel Clinton: "AIDS-Free Generation Within Our Reach" Judge Ponders Overturning Colo. Gay Marriage Ban Airlines Halt Travel to Israel Amid Violence VA Nominee McDonald Goes Before Congress US Official: Most Migrant Children to Be Removed Police Probing Brooklyn Bridge Flag Switch CDC Head Concerned About a Post-antibiotic Era Courts Conflicted Over Healthcare Law Raw: Truck, Train Crash Leads to Fireball
House Ads
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Seasonal Content
Business Marquee
Weather Radar
Sen. Chambliss addresses farm bill in Tifton
Riding the Steam Train at Ga. Museum of Agriculture
Nature's Beauty in a Tifton parking lot
Peanut Prices Remain Strong