Mrs. Daniel died Thursday, April 10, 2014, at her residence following an extended illness.
Born May 19, 1931, in Columbus, she was the daughter of the late John Charles and Dorothea Knapp Carter. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers, John C. Carter Jr. and Dr. Richard Carter.
After high school, Mrs. Daniel completed her undergraduate studies at Tift College. She attended graduate school at Emory University, earning her master’s degree in education. Later, she attended the University of Georgia where she completed her six-year certificate in educational psychology and her doctoral studies, earning an Ed.D. in educational psychology. Mrs. Daniel spent many years teaching in various school systems in Georgia before becoming a school psychologist for the DeKalb County School System and then a licensed professional counselor with North Georgia Counseling Associates in Alpharetta.
Mrs. Daniel was a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church in Clarkesville, where she was actively involved in the Senior Adult and Ladies Jail Ministries. She was also a Sunday School teacher. Mrs. Daniel was the recipient of the 2006 Bethlehem Baptist Church Senior Adult of the Year Award and the Woodmen of the World Community Leadership Award in 2009.
Survivors include her husband of 56 years, Homer Lee Daniel of Demorest; daughters and sons-in-law, Jan and David Courter of Oakwood and Lea and Philip Doll of Orlando, Fla.; son and daughter-in-law, Keith and Pamela Daniel of Lilburn; and seven grandchildren, Matthew Doll, Anna Doll, Callie Courter, Daniel Courter, Timothy Daniel, Thomas Daniel and Zachary Daniel.
Condolences may be sent to the family at hillsidememorialchapel.com.
Arrangements by Hillside Memorial Chapel, Clarkesville.
The Northeast Georgian
Wednesday, April 16, 2014