Mrs. Ferrell Higgins McDaniel, age 81, of Buford, GA passed away on Sunday, March 22, 2009 after a sudden illness. She was preceded in death by: husband of 60 years, A. G. McDaniel; her youngest son, Jeffrey Scott McDaniel; brother, Raymond Higgins; and sister, Irene King. She is survived by: daughters and sons-in-law, Gail and Trent Bagwell, Buford, GA and Joanie and Grant Moore, Dahlonega, GA; sons, Tony A. McDaniel and Ricky E. McDaniel; grandchildren, Jason Kyle Bagwell and Jennifer Brooke Bagwell; sisters and brother-in-law, Joann Higgins Holbrook, Buford, GA and Betty Higgins Waddell and husband, Eros, Gainesville, GA; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Lessie Mae and Billy Holcomb, Lawrenceville, GA; brother-in-law, Henry Lee McDaniel, Duluth, GA; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Mrs. McDaniel was born January 22, 1928 in Gwinnett County, GA. She was a retired seamstress with twenty-five years of service. She loved baking and preparing meals for family and friends. She was an active member of Old Suwanee Baptist Church for the past forty years. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, March 25, 2009 at 3:30 p.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Tim Campbell and Rev. Steve Barnum officiating. Interment will follow in Broadlawn Memorial Gardens in Buford, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Old Suwanee Baptist Church and Christian School in memory of Ferrell H. McDaniel. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.