Billy Ray “Bill” Daniel went to be with the Lord on September 25, 2023 in Haltom City, Texas.
Billy was born on September 4, 1937 to William Henry Daniel and Bessie Marie Hackney in Fort Worth, Texas. Bill was married to Janet White Daniel for over 43 years and they were good friends till his passing. Billy served our country for 6 years in the Army National Guard until a tragic accident at Fort Hood, which then led him to step away. Besides his devotion to our country being a huge part of his life, he was an artist and saw beauty everywhere. He did artwork professionally for many businesses as well as personally. He started working at General Dynamics and was able to use his artistic ability to draw interiors of planes for production of instruments in the cockpit. Family was very important to him and he enjoyed his time with them every chance he was able to. He will be greatly missed and forever in their hearts and memories.
Bill is preceded in death by parents William ‘Bill” and Bessie Daniel.
Those left to honor and celebrate his memory are his wife of 43 years and friend Janet Daniel of Bedford; his sons Jeff Daniel and wife Sue of Paris and Paul Daniel of Bedford; his daughter Diana Alexander Allen and husband Craig of Rhome; his grandchildren Daniel Alexander and wife Liz, Andrew Alexander, Makenzie Daniel and Carrie Brown and husband BJ; His great grandchildren Blaine Dallas, Kennedy Dallas, Brady Brown and Brody Brown. Along with numerous extended family members and a host of friends.