Mr. Danny Ekes, age 68, of the Sand Hill Community, passed away Friday, September 6th 2019, at his home. He was born in Neely, MS on February 10, 1951, to E.C. and Doris Ekes.

Danny was a member of Canaan Missionary Baptist Church and a Machine Operator by trade. He worked 30 years in the Forestry Industry and spent the last 10 years in Heavy Construction. He loved to fish, hunt and most importantly be with his family and friends..

He was preceded in death by his parents, E.C. and Doris Ekes; his brother Percy Williams; and his grandson Roman Ekes.

He is survived by his loving wife, Nadine Henderson Ekes; his son Gabe (Haylee) Ekes of Denver, NC and daughter Brett Ekes of Petal, MS. He also leaves behind 7 grandchildren: Clay Renfroe, Mattie Renfroe, Eli Renfroe, Cash Ekes, Ava Ekes, Jude Ekes and Allie Ekes.

Visitation will be held Sunday, September 8, 2019, 6:00 p.m. until at Canaan Missionary Baptist Church in Sand Hill.

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