Nancy J. Daniels, 89, Clayton

CLAYTON, NY —  Nancy J. Daniels, 89, died Jan. 30, 3030 at the Samaritan Keep Home, Watertown, where she resided for a short time.

A funeral will be held 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 10, at the T.R. Jetty Funeral Home, Clayton. Calling hours will be from noon until the time of the service. A spring burial will be held in Grove Cemetery in LaFargeville.

Born Jan. 8, 1931, in Watertown, the daughter of Howard and Lottie Dixon Haller, she graduated in 1948 from Clayton High School as Salutatorian.

On July 8, 1984, she married Donald “Jack” Daniels at the Cape Vincent United Methodist Parsonage with Rev. Dora Schneider officiating. Jack passed away April 18, 1997.

Nancy retired in 1985, after many years as a music teacher in the Thousand Islands School district. She also was a piano teacher for many parents in the area.

She was a member of the Clayton United Methodist Church, where she also subbed as an organist.

Nancy and her husband were members of the Black River Valley Fiddlers.

For many years, Nancy and Jack, were in the music group called “Just Country” playing in the Jefferson County area and Fort Meyers Florida.

Surviving is a stepdaughter, Sally (John) Rogers of Clayton; and cousins.

Donations can be made in her name to the Clayton United Methodist Church, or the River Community Church in Clayton.

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