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Edric "Kid Drake" Dillard Daniel Sr., departed this life on Friday, August 28, 2015 at his home in Gretna, LA at the age of 82; Preceded in death by his parents, Vendwell and Mary Daniel; a son, Vendwell Daniel; brothers, Vendwell and Darell Daniel, Fleming Broglin and a sister, Rita Broglin; Edric is survived by his wife of 63 years, Mildred A. Daniel; his children, Katherine (Arnold) Davillier, Cynthia (late Gerald) Stevens, Erica (Harry) Hall, Edric (Sylvia) Daniel, Jr., Mary (Robert) Jason, Annie Belle Daniel (Mark Broussard), Ava (Phillip) Johnson, Gerald Steven, Jr. and Ashley (Willie) Dickey; a sister, Agatha Lang of Los Angeles, CA; also survived by 26 grandchildren, 46 great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Funeral Service at Beautiful Zion Baptist Church, 1017 Elmira Ave., Algiers, LA on Saturday, September 5, 2015 at 10:00 am; Visitation will begin at 9:00 am; Pastor Eartha F. Carter, officiating; Interment: McDonoghville Cemetery; Arrangements by DW Rhodes Funeral Home, 1020 Virgil St., Gretna, LA ; Please visit to sign the guest book.