David “Michael” McDaniel, 60, of Seale, AL passed away peacefully late Thursday evening on February 23, 2023 at his home while surrounded by his loving family.
Michael was born on Christmas eve of December 24, 1962 in Reform, AL and was the son of Mary “Frances” Sutton McDaniel and the late Thomas Robert McDaniel. He was self-employed as a residential contractor working for 28 plus years. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, camping, and the outdoors. He cherished nature respecting what God had so beautifully created. He loved his family and especially all his precious grandchildren and enjoyed sharing special moments and memories. Michael served our country honorably and was a Veteran of the Persian Gulf War serving in the United States Navy where he was awarded several medals and numerous decorations. He was a Baptist by faith.
He is survived by his mother, Frances McDaniel of Seale, AL, his loving and devoted wife of 27 years, Peggy Lee Roope McDaniel of Seale, AL; a daughter, Heather Vercher and husband Derek of Smiths Station, AL, one sister, Jackie Craig and husband Randall of Seale, AL, three precious grandchildren, Ryleigh, Rylan, and Everleigh, several nieces, nephews, and numerous other loving family members and many caring friends. Private memorial services will be held at a future date by his loving family. Online condolences may be made at www.vancebrooksfuneralhome.net