QUANAH – Lannis Bearl McDaniel, 65, of Quanah, died on Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015, in Quanah. Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015 at the Chapel at Smith Funeral Home with Rev. Monte Lumpkin officiating. Interment will follow at Quanah Memorial Park under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.
McDaniel was born on Nov. 12, 1949 to the late Baxter Bearl and Virginia Chambliss McDaniel in Quanah. He was employed with Georgia Pacific for over 30 years. He was a resident of Quanah most of his life. He attended Cisco Junior College and Tarleton State University. He worked in the oilfield in Laredo, Quanah, and the Panhandle of Texas and Oklahoma. He was raised in Medicine Mounds and helped his dad farm. He enjoyed fishing.
He is survived by his brother, Galen McDaniel of Quanah; a niece, great-niece, great-nephew and two cousins.
Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 20, at Smith Funeral Home.
Memorial may be made to the Humane Society.