Clifton R. McDaniel, Sr.

In Loving Memory of

Clifton R. McDaniel, Sr.


Clifton Ray McDaniel, Sr., 79, of Alachua, Florida, passed away on Sunday, January 2, 2022.  Clifton was born in Salisbury, North Carolina on May 14, 1942 to Sherriell Ford and Hilda Rumple McDaniel. Clifton was married to Barbara Ann (Smith) McDaniel.

Clifton was the owner of Mack’s Grocery in Alachua and was employed by Florida Pest Control as a pest control technician.  He enjoyed hunting, fishing, reading western stories, and spending time with his family.  He was a City of Alachua Commissioner in 1974.

Clifton is survived by his sons, Ray (Tammarin) McDaniel of Alachua, Florida and Michael (Kristin) McDaniel of Gainesville, Florida; his daughters, Cheryl Leona Fowler of Alachua, Florida and Denise (Gary) Lilly of MacClenny, Florida; 9 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.

Clifton is preceded in death by his parents, Sherreill and Hilda McDaniel and his wife, Barbara Ann McDaniel.

The graveside funeral will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, January 7, 2022 at Newnansville Cemetery, Alachua, Florida.  Visitation will be held from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 6, 2022.

Online Condolences

Leave Response

Please feel free to sign the Guest Register and forward your condolences to friends and family members who have suffered a loss. Please enter your words of remembrance in the space provided. You may choose to leave your message online or click the link below to send a private message to the family. Please note that Evans Carter Funeral Home will review all messages before they are published on the world-wide web or forwarded to family members. Please don't hesitate to contact us with any questions you may have. Thank-you.

To protect your privacy, Evans Carter Funeral Home will not share your eMail address on the web. We offer you the option of providing it to us solely as a way to contact you. We do not share your eMail with third parties without your express written consent.

    Send a Private Condolence

    Your Name (required)

    Your Email (required)

    Your City

    Your State


    Your Message