MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

January 31, 2013

Martha Virginia Daniels Earley

1937 - 2013


— Martha Virginia Daniels Earley, 75, passed away in her home in League City, Texas from complications related to lung cancer with her family by her side on Sunday, January 27, 2013. 

She was born July 23, 1937 in Muskogee, Oklahoma to Jane and Wadie Daniels.  Virginia’s legacy will always remain in the hearts of her family and friends.  She is survived by her loving husband of 23 years, Erby Franklin “Frank” Earley Jr.; daughters - Vicki Sparks of Houston, TX; Shelly Neal and husband Russell of Trophy Club, TX; Karla Earley DeRanieri and husband Gino of League City, TX and son - Frank Earley III and wife Dawn of League City, TX.  She is further survived by her brothers - Charles Daniels of Ft. Gibson, OK; Donald Daniels and wife Faye of Oklahoma City, OK; Gerald Daniels and wife Barbara of Summerville, SC; Glenn Carrell Sr. and wife Jeannette of Vian, OK; Dewey Carrell and wife Shirley of Barling, AK; sisters - Imagene “Jean” Daniels Robbins of Muskogee, OK; Elsie Carrell Frazier of Tulsa, OK; sister-in-law - Carolyn Earley Lacy of Alvin, TX; grandchildren - Michael Sparks and wife Amanda of Conroe, TX; Rebecca Elizabeth Neal and Virginia “Ginny” Lynn Neal of Trophy Club, TX; Zachary Ryan Earley, Cole Alexander Earley and Dominick DeRanieri of League City, TX; great-grandchilden - Kyle, Kaitlin and Kaleb Sparks of Conroe, TX; as well as best friend Joyce Manning of Deer Park, TX and many nephews, nieces, and cousins. 

Services are set for February 3, 2013, with a visitation from 8:00 a.m. to noon followed by a service from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. and a reception from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Forrest Park East Funeral Home located at 21620 Gulf Fwy, Webster, TX 77598.  The family wishes to extend their appreciation to the doctors and nursing staff at MD Anderson Cancer Nassau Bay Unit and the Hospice nurses and staff for their compassion and care.