Ellon E. "Hun" McDaniel died at 3:10 a.m. on Tuesday, March 10, 2009 at St. Helena Parish Hospital in Greensburg. She was 86, a native and resident of Pine Grove. Age 86 years.

Visitation was at Shiloh Baptist Church, Pine Grove, from 9 a.m. on Thursday, March 12 until religious services at 2 p.m. Services were conducted by Rev. Laverne King. Interment was in the Shiloh Cemetery, Pine Grove.

He is survived by four nephews and their spouses, Rupert James and Annie L. Reeves, Baton Rouge, Leslie "Skeet" and Linda Reeves, Greensburg, Bobby and Linda McDaniel, Washington, Jimmy McDaniel, Minnesota.

He was preceded in death by parents, Marshall Wickliff and Ella Fairchild McDaniel, four brothers, Tillman, Adrian, Willard "Jack" and Bobby McDaniel, one sister, Lois M. E. McDaniel Reeves.

McKneely Funeral Home, Amite, in charge of arrangements.

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