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Russell Napoleon Daniel



Visitation with the Family:
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 7, 2020
Scales & Sons Funeral Home 314 East State St. Murfreesboro, TN 37130

The Service of Committal & Interment:
11:00 a.m. on Friday, June, 5, 2020
Middle Tennessee Veterans Cemetery, Pegram, TN

Russell Napolean Daniel age 74, was born November 20, 1946 in Christiana, Tennessee to the late Elnora Nance and Alvin Nance Sr. He calmly surrendered the cares of the world as he sailed away peacefully on April 30, 2020.

Russell served his country in the United States Navy, fighting in the Vietnam War.

Russell and Peggy Daniel were married on December 14, 1974.

Russell, also known as, Bunny or Pete was known as one of the funniest and straight forward persons who was loved by all he came in contact with. He was protective of his family, always giving and helping those he knew and those he didn't know. He will be remembered as a husband, father, granddaddy, brother, nephew and a genuine friend. He is preceded in death by his brother, Alvin Nance Jr.; sisters, Alisa Nance and Karen Nance Henry.

He leaves to cherish his memories: devoted wife, Peggy Daniel; sons, Barry (Bathsheba) Daniel and John Daniel (Wanda) Russell; daughters, Iesha Cooper and Erica McWilliams; brothers, Larry (Lore an) Daniel, Henry Nance and Paul Nance; sisters, Margaret Daniel and Mary Jean Dangerfield; and a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, nephews and nieces; other relatives and friends.

Scales and Sons Funeral Home

PHONE: (615) 893-1313 - 24 hours a day

314 East State Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

P.O. Box 1371
Murfreesboro, TN 37133-1371