Charles Hailand McDaniel, 90, of Okmulgee, Okla., died Friday, May 23, 2003, at St. Francis Hospital in Tulsa, Okla.
He was born in Okmulgee on Aug. 12, 1912. He was the son of Charles Henry and Ella Pitts McDaniel.
In 1948, he married Geraldine Schepper, who is originally from Brazil and worked as a hairdresser.
He retired from the Gulf Oil/Explorer Pipeline Company.
Survivors include his wife; two brothers-in-law, Alva and wife Nadine Schepper and Wayne and wife Thelma Schepper, both of Brazil, and several nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be at Clearview Cemetery Friday at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Doug Parkey officiating. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Lawson-Slack Funeral Home.
Messages to the family may be made at www.lawson-slack.com.