Danny Carl Creech, 59, of Waco, Ky., passed peacefully at his home Saturday, September 21, 2013.
He was born May 17, 1954, in Harlan County, Kentucky to Theodore (Ted) and Alma Wilson Creech of Lejunior, both of whom preceded him in death.
He was a loving husband, father and grandfather.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy who served during the Vietnam War, was a coal miner in Harlan County and a security guard at Sherwin-Williams for 8 years.
He is survived by: his wife of 39 years, Kathy Cain Creech of Waco; four daughters, Sherry Sparks (Scotty) of Waco, April Collins(Paul) of Loyall, Ky., Mary Drasitis (Tony) of Lexington, Ill., and Rachel Creech of Waco; one brother, Donnie Creech(Audrey) of Lejunior, Ky.; one sister, Sheila Smith(Herman) of Troy, Ohio; eight grandchildren, Alley Sparks, Nicholas Sparks, Devan Collins, Kersyn Collins, Tristan Drasitis, Baby Drasitis (expecting), Payton Lake and Bryson Marcum.
The visitation for Danny Creech will be from 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, September 24, 2013, with the service following at 7 p.m. at the Friendship Valley Baptist Church with Bro. Ralph Shepperson officiating.
The Madison County Honor Guard will serve as pallbearers. Donations to the church are requested in lieu of flowers.