MARY THACKER DANIEL

REIDSVILLE Mary Thacker Daniel, 93, of 711 S. Main Street, died Sunday, Dec. 26, 2004, at Annie Penn Hospital.Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at First Baptist Church and the burial will follow in Greenview Cemetery.

Mrs. Daniel was born in Rockingham County to the late Dr. Joseph H. and Mrs. Ida Burton Thacker. She was retired from the American Tobacco Company. She was a lifetime member of First Baptist Church, where she was the Sunday school teacher for teenage girls for many years. She was also involved with the Womens Circle and the Philethia Sunday School Class. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Robert Daniel, daughter-in-law Margaret Gerringer Daniel, eight brothers, Sam Thacker, Clay Thacker, Clyde Thacker, Lee Thacker, Charlie Thacker, Willie Thacker, Joe Thacker and Walter Thacker, six sisters, Nellie Thacker Burns, Sadie Thacker Godwin, Elsie Thacker Hinson, Rebecca Thacker Jackson, Ruth Thacker Walker and Lillian Thacker Hodges.

She is survived by her son, Dr. Robert Lee Daniel and wife Shirley of Reidsville; grandchildren, Karen Daniel Bailey, Robert Lee Daniel Jr., Tracy Williams Minter and June Williams; great-grandchildren, Kathrine Forehand, Eleanor Forehand, Nicholas Minter, Mallory Minter, Avery Daniel and Ashton Daniel; sister Helen Thacker Bryce; and numerous nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Wilkerson Funeral Home and other times at Dr. Bob and Shirley Daniels home, 1404 Pennrose Drive.

Memorial contributions may be made to First Baptist Church, 409 S. Main Street, Reidsville, NC 27320.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.wilkersonfuneral.com

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