Danny was born in Dothan, Alabama on March 9, 1951. A graduate of Graceville High School, Class of 1969, Danny entered the U. S. Army National Guard in 1970 where he served for over 28 years retiring as a Sargent 1st Class. He worked with the Florida Department of Highway Safety for over 30 years. Danny was an active member of Damascus Baptist Church where he served as a Deacon, sound man and a Sunday School teacher when needed. He was always one you could depend on and ready to help in any way. He will be truly missed by not only his loving family, but his church and the community.
A Home-going service will be held Thursday, April 22, 2021 at Damascus Baptist Church with Bro. Brian Taylor, Bro. Ronnie Toole and Gene Brock officiating. Burial will follow in Marvin Chapel Cemetery with James & Lipford Funeral Home in Graceville directing.
Flowers will be accepted or those wishing can make memorials to the Damascus Baptist Church Sound Ministry.
Preceded in death by his son Daniel Eric Watford, parents Abner and Malvie Lee Watford, sister Mary Lois Patterson, brothers-in-law Horace Patterson, Robert Hasty, Sr., father and mother-in-law Lewis and Beatrice Curtis.
Survived by his beloved wife of 51 years Carolyn Watford, children Kim Watford, Kristy Johnson (Michael), Kevin Watford (Laura), Keith Watford (Jeremy); grandchildren Caleb Watford (Kimball), Maura Watford (Deonne), Madison Watford, McKinley Watford, Kennedy Watford, Sofia Baldwin, Kamilla Watford, Liam Johnson, soon-to-be great granddaughter Reigna Renae Myrick; sister Irma Hasty, Burma Bowen (Bobby), Sherrill Wimberly; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.