Johnnie Ray O'DanielDecember 30, 1952 ~ April 13, 2017 (age 64)
Johnnie Ray O’Daniel, 64, passed away on April 13, 2017 at his home in Lewisburg, KY after a short illness. His funeral service will be held at 1 pm Saturday, April 22, 2017, North Brevard Funeral Home in Titusville, FL, followed by interment at Oaklawn Memorial Gardens, Titusville.
Johnnie was born on December 30, 1952 in Hopkinsville, KY to Lena and Jessie O’Daniel. He lived and worked in Brevard County, FL for many years, however he spent the past 10 years living out his dream owning and operating a farm in Kentucky with his son James. Johnnie was one of the kindest people you could ever meet. He was so giving to everyone around him and opened up his home to many people in need. He was always the funniest guy around and his laugh could fill a room. You couldn’t help but smile whenever you talked to him. He will be dearly missed.
Johnnie is survived by his 5 children, James O’Daniel and his wife Susie O’Daniel, Tiffanie O’Daniel, Lesa O’Daniel-Esparza and her husband Felipe Esparza, Johnnie O’Daniel and his wife Emily and David O’Daniel and his wife Trisha as well as 9 grandchildren, Mayia, Melody, Isaak, Madison, Kayla, Bella, Zachary, Samantha and Megan. He is also survived by his brothers and sisters, Ann, Jesse, Dottie, Frank, Charlie, Ronnie and Debbie as well as a very large extended family.
The family will receive friends on Friday at North Brevard Funeral Home during the visitation 5 pm – 7 pm.