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Leslie Lynn Daily

Fayetteville, AR, 1945 - 2014

Leslie Lynn Daily, 69, returned to her heavenly home Sept. 24, 2014 after her second valiant battle with cancer. Her devotion to her family and her firm belief in God supported her in her struggle and ultimately gave her peace.
Leslie was born Aug. 23, 1945, a daughter to the late Wayne and Orvella Minter. She graduated from Fayetteville High School and attended the University of Arkansas. She was a long-time employee for the Bank of Fayetteville. Leslie was a lifelong member of University Baptist Church

She married Boyd Ray Daily on Nov. 27, 1966, and was blessed with a loving family. She cherished every moment with them and watching and mentoring her kids and grandkids. She loved flower gardening, watching her two grandsons, Logan and Chandler, play sports and cheering on her granddaughter, Madison, as she danced.
She loved her and Boyd's Sunday School Class and Tuesday bible studies with her sister Shari at University Baptist Church.
Leslie is preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Morris Minter.
Leslie is survived by her husband of 47 years, Boyd; daughter, Dana Daily Hiatt and son-in-law Lad Hiatt; son, Joey Daily and daughter-in-law Sara Pack Daily; three grandchildren, Logan Hiatt, Chandler Hiatt and Madison Hiatt; one loving sister, Shari Minter Mains; one sister-in-law, Betty Minter and a lot of loving nieces, nephews and cousins.
The family will receive friends from 4-6 p.m. Sunday at Nelson-Berna Funeral Home.
Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Monday, Sept. 29, 2014 at University Baptist Church ,with burial to follow in Fairview Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
The family requests that memorial take the form of donations to the American Cancer Society, 3291 S Thompson St, Springdale, AR 72764.
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Published September 28, 2014

Nelson-Berna Funeral Home and Crematory
4520 North Crossover Road, P.O. Box 8982, Fayetteville, AR
Phone: 479-521-5000