MANCHESTER, Ohio — Ronald Ray McDaniel, 74, of West Union, Ohio, died Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018, at the Hospice of Hope Ohio Valley Inpatient Center in Seaman, Ohio.

He was born on Jan. 18, 1944, in Fleming County, to the late Orville and Emma (Ginn) McDaniel.

He was retired from the Western Southern Life Insurance Company where he worked as a Sales Agent and he belonged to the Winchester Church of Christ in Christian Union.

In addition to his parents, Ronald was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Sue (Roush) McDaniel on Aug. 17, 2016, and his siblings Bob McDaniel, Vernon “Bud” McDaniel, Pat Hackworth and Barb Pitts.

Ronald is survived by his children, Angela (Sean) Cusack of Richmond, Va., and Ray (Shannon) McDaniel of Bluffton, S.C.; his grandchild, Courtney Robinson; and his siblings, Darrell McDaniel, Jean Patterson, Linda Palmer and Bonita Roush.

A service will be held 1 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 25, at the Winchester Church of Christian Union. Pastor Dan Harrison will be officiating.

Burial will follow at the Manchester Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday at 11 a.m., until the time of the service at the church.

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