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Wray G. McDaniel

August 25, 1928 ~ November 27, 2019 (age 91)


Wray G. McDaniel, age 91, of Hendersonville, NC, died Wednesday, November 27, 2019, at his home. 

He was the son of the late Clarence McDaniel and the late Lottie McDaniel.  Wray was a native of Rutherford County. He was a U.S. Army Veteran and served with The 1st Infantry Division "Big Red One". He was a member of Valley Hill Baptist Church, Hendersonville.  Wray was successful in sales of automobile parts for many years. He loved to fly and had a solo pilot license.

He is survived by his wife: Rebecca Hodge McDaniel. 
Two Daughters: 
Terry McDaniel Shuford
Cheryl McDaniel

One Sister: 
Shirley Robertson

One Brother: 
William O. McDaniel

Four Grandchildren:  Tommy Shuford, Heather Moore, Daniel Shuford and Kelsey Robinson.
Three Great-Grandchildren:
Savannah Shuford, Phoenix Shuford and Avery Shuford.

The visitation will be Wednesday, December 4, 2019 from 4:30PM to 6:30PM at McMahan's Funeral Home. The funeral service will be Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 11:00AM at West Point Baptist Church with Reverend David Woodie officiating. Interment will be at West Point Baptist Church Cemetery with Military Honors provided by the Rutherford County Honor Guard.  In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Four Seasons Hospice; 571 South Allen Road; Hendersonville, NC 28731. A guest register is available at
McMahan's Funeral Home & Cremation Services in charge of arrangements.

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December 4, 2019

4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
McMahan's Funeral Home
249 South Main Street
Rutherfordton, North Carolina 28139

Funeral Service
December 7, 2019

11:00 AM
West Point Baptist Church
1160 Union Road
Rutherfordton, NC 28139

Interment following funeral service
December 7, 2019

West Point Baptist Church Cemetery
1160 Union Road
Rutherfordton, NC 28139

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