September 16, 1941 - August 16, 2021
BUCKNER, Ms. Daisy Delaine - Age 79, passed away Monday, August 16, 2021 at Ascension St. John Hospital, Detroit, MI. Family hour 10:30 AM Saturday, August 21, 2021 at Saints of God Church, 2200 Forest Hill Ave., with funeral service commencing at 11:00 AM Pastor Alfred L. Harris Sr., officiating. Friends and pallbearers will assemble at the home of Ruby McWilliams, 3707 Glouchester Street Flint, MI 48503 at 9:30 AM Sat. August 21, 2021. Ms. Buckner will lie in state in the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home, 906 W. Flint Park Blvd., and may be viewed from 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM Friday. In lieu of flowers, the family is asking that donations be made to Matrix Human Services in the name of Daisy Delaine Buckner. Link attached for your convenience: https://donatenow.networkforgood.org/memorial4matrix Daisy Delaine Evans was born September 16, 1941, in Nash County, North Carolina, to the late Elijah and Ada (Wright) Evans. Daisy accepted the Lord as her Savior early in her youth, and was baptized at Pleasure Hill Baptist Church in Nash County. She joined the Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church shortly after moving to Flint, and later joined the Saints of God Church under Pastor Alfred L. Harris, Sr., where she served as Church Secretary. Daisy remained a faithful servant of the Lord Jesus Christ and church member throughout her life. Daisy completed her high school education in Nash County. She earned her Associates Degree from Mott Community College in Flint, and completed her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration at the University of Michigan-Flint. Daisy worked for General Motors Corporation, retiring from Service Parts Operations after more than 30 years of dedicated service. Daisy was a very kind and compassionate woman who enjoyed life to the greatest degree possible each and every day. She was a woman with a heart full of love and a personality clearly marked by grace, dignity, good humor, humility and generosity. Our family’s beautiful Daisy leaves to cherish sweet memories: son, Ellis Ray (Kim) Buckner, Jr. of Grand Rapids, MI; daughter, Nicole (Jeff) Tate of Clarkston, MI; seven grandchildren, Emmanuel, Breanne, Shayla, Brandyn, Elijah, Malcolm and Isaiah; two great-grandchildren; four brothers, Alex Evans of Grand Blanc, MI, Ben Evans of Enfield, NC, Roger Evans of Maplewood, NJ and Derick Evans of Grand Blanc, MI; a host of sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and many, many friends. Ms. Buckner was preceded in death by her parents, Elijah and Ada (Wright) Evans; her sister, Ruby McWilliams; and brothers, Percy, John, Charles, and Edmond Evans; five sisters-in-law; and one brother-in-law. In lieu of flowers, the family is asking that donations be made to Matrix Human Services in the name of Daisy Delaine Buckner.
BUCKNER, Ms. Daisy Delaine - Age 79, passed away Monday, August 16, 2021 at Ascension St. John Hospital, Detroit, MI. Family hour 10:30 AM Saturday, August 21, 2021 at Saints of God Church, 2200 Forest Hill Ave., with funeral service commencing... View Obituary & Service Information
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