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James William Daniels

July 16, 1952 ~ May 31, 2022 (age 69)


James “Buddy” William Daniels, 69, of York, SC passed away peacefully at his home on Tuesday, May 31, 2022.

The family will receive friends from 12 noon to 2:00 PM on Thursday, June 2, 2022 at Bratton Funeral Home, 1455 Filbert Hwy York, SC 29745.

Buddy was born on July 16, 1952 in Bullock Creek, SC. He was the son of the late Leey Childers and Ethel Lockridge Childers. He worked for the City of Clover and was a member of Living by Faith Baptist Church in York, SC.

Buddy is survived by his wife, Lora Babcock Daniels, daughters, Rebecca Duvall, Rosie Impson (Sonny), brothers: David Daniels, Donald Daniels, Bobby Wallace, Earl Childers; and sisters: Nancy Stokes, Mary Brakefield, Nelly Brakefield, Ethel Brandon, and Sheila Howell. Buddy is also survived by his twelve grandchildren and six great grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, Buddy was preceded in death by his brothers, Jake, Ray, and Bud Childers.

In memory of James “Buddy” Daniels, memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, 128 S. Tryon St. Charlotte, NC 28202.

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Bratton Funeral Home of York, SC is serving the Daniels family.

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June 2, 2022

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Bratton Funeral Home
1455 Filbert Highway
York, SC 29745

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