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Edwin "Red" Anthony Daniels, Sr. departed this life on Monday, May 8, 2017 at the age of 57. Husband of Wanda Burks Daniels. Son of Dorothy Cates. Father of Edwin "Greedy" Daniels Jr. (Kenya), Dinno Daniels (Tara), Latrell Daniels, Akeem Daniels and Lawan Daniels. Grandson of the late E.D. Cates and Stelina Cates. Brother of Rev. Joseph Carter, Chris Carter and the late Josh Carter. Grandfather of Donte, Dorian, Daijah, Skai and Akeem Daniels, Jr., Tyron Baker, Dajuan and Paisley Alexander, Neal Ricks, Symone, Jamal, and Zahmari Stacker, Malcolm Smith, Brandon Flot and Marcus Marshall. Nephew of Lynetta Cates, Edith Cates, Eddie Cates Jr. and Uncle Whimpy. He is also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
Relatives and friends of the family, also students of Walter L. Cohen Senior High Class of 1977 and employees of Tulane Medical Center, City of New Orleans, Juvenile Court, So Fresh Barber and Beauty and Cricket Wireless are invited to attend the funeral service at 10:00 AM on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at Rhodes Chapel, 3933 Washington Ave. Rev. Joseph Carter officiating. Visitation will be 10:00 AM until 12:00 PM. Interment: Green St. Cemetery. Please visit to sign the online guest book.