Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, James Daniels; his sisters, Joyce A. Sumner, Joan P. Mullins and Peggy S. Mayhew; and his grandson, Ben Locke.
Visitation for Billy Daniels will be Friday, Feb. 7, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. at the chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home. Masonic rites will be conducted at 7 p.m. on Friday evening.
His funeral service will be held on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014 at 10 a.m. at the funeral home chapel.
Interment will be in Lakeside Memorial Gardens.
Billy's grandsons and Mark Lawson and Peyton Bowling will serve as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers will be Billy's granddaughters.
The family requests donations may be made to Gideons International for Bible placements.
You are welcome to view the obituary and send condolences to the family at our website: www.lakecumberlandfuneralhome.com.
Lake Cumberland Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Billy E. Daniels.
Eloise Helton Drake, of 408 Rosewood Ave., Somerset, died on Feb. 5, 2014.
She was born July 10, 1928. Eloise was the wife of the late Robert G. Drake, Sr. and daughter of Frances Kinningham and Sheriff James S. Helton of Pineville. She was affectionately know as “Lovey” by her husband.
Eloise was a graduate of Pineville High School and the University of Kentucky, receiving a Bachelor of Science degree in Medical Technology. She was a member of Alpha Gamma Delta Sorority at UK. She moved to Somerset and was the Chief Medical Technologist at Somerset City Hospital.
Eloise was a member of the Somerset Junior Woman's Club, Somerset Duplicate Bridge Club, President of the Hopkins PTA and Somerset Band Booster Club, Cub Scout leader, Girl Scout leader, and Associate Professor of Somerset Community College in the Medical Laboratory program.
An active member of the First Christian Church, Eloise served as a Sunday School teacher and member of the church choir. In more recent years she joined the First Baptist Church and was also active there as a Sunday School teacher and choir member. All who knew Eloise knew her to be a woman of conviction and strong will, and devoted to her church, family, home and many friends.