Mr. Ricky E. Daniels, age 55, of Monticello, passed from this life on August 10, 2017 at his residence after an illness.

He was born August 06, 1962 in Dayton, Ohio to Willie Lester and Eva Marie Huckaby Daniels. Mr. Daniels was farmer who took pride in his work. He was of the Baptist Church and attended New Hope Baptist Church. He had many hobbies, however, coon hunting, riding horses, drag racing, watching derbies, and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren, were his favorite. He will be missed by all those who knew and loved him.

He is survived by his sons; Josh and Nathan Daniels, three daughters; Sandra Daniels and Bethany Daniels of Monticello, and Kista (Noel) Sexton, four brothers; Homer (Shirley) Daniels, Darrell Daniels, Charles (Lisa) Daniels, and Campbell Daniels all of Monticello, two sisters; Susie Shelton and Francis Hoskins both of Monticello, nine grandchildren; Ashton Lyons, Bryson Daniels, Jaylan Sexton, Trevor Poore, Dixie Abston, Trevet Daniels, Savannah Abston, Keelan Sexton, and Presley Sexton, as well as a host of other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be Monday, August 14, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in the chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Criswell Cemetery in Wayne County, Kentucky.

Active Pallbearers are as follows: Ashton Lyons, Nathan Daniels, Kenny Shelton, Bryan Daniels, Charles Daniels, Jr., and Homer Daniels, Jr. Honorary Pallbearers are as follows: Troy Shelton and Caleb Jones.

Southern Oaks Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Mr. Ricky E. Daniels.