Mrs. Earma McDaniel affectionately known as Big Sister & Madea fell asleep in death on January 29, 2023. Madea was a native Havana,Florida. She was born January 12, 1925 to Arthur & Grace Pease. She later moved to Tampa, Fl where worked for Maas Brothers for 25 years and the Hillsborough School System for 15 years along with other employment. She became the loving wife of James McDaniel in 1974. They remained married until his death on September 4, 2020.
She enjoyed giving praise to our Heavenly Father, shopping, cooking, traveling, and being with family. She was very generous and a kind hearted person, yet stern when she felt it wasneeded. In her later years she enjoyed learning bible truths that God had a personal name,Jehovah and the hope of living forever on a paradise earth.
She was preceded in death by her Parents Arthur and Grace Pease. Husband JamesMcDaniel, Daughter, Doris GholstonBrothers, Arthur Leroy Pease and Otis James Pease. Sister, Margret Long. Grandson Neil Gholston, and Daugther in law Cathrine Wester.
She leaves to cherish her precious memories, Her sons, Lindsey Jackson Sr.(Sun Lin), Glenn Wester Sr.(Cheryle) Reginald Wester
Grandkids, Kevin Gholston(Cyrstal), Timekia Norris, Keisha Alexandre(Neil), Sonya Mcnair(Elliott), Melea Wolfe(Phil), Lindsey Jackson Jr, Lin Sun Jackson, Arnetha Wester-Burgohy(Cory), GlennWester Jr. Michael Wester, Eric Wester, Reginald Wester Jr,
Siblings: Ruther Mae Brown, Orlando, Fl, Ruby Lee Lovett, Havana, Fl, VeraNesbitt(Samuel) Columbus, SC, PrincieJean Colston, Midway,Fl, Jewrie Preston, Mableton, GA, Bettye P. Chatmon and Lee A.Pease, Tallahassee,Fl. And a host of Great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.