January 31, 1948 - June 17, 2021
Danny Creel, age 73 and a resident of Franklinton, died early Thursday morning June 17, 2021 at St. Tammany Parish Hospital. He was retired after a career as an accountant with the Louisiana Office of Transportation and Development in Hammond. Danny enjoyed traveling to the nearby casinos to play his favorite slot machines and he always loved visiting with his extended family and friends.
Survived by: Brothers in law and Sisters in law: Curtis and JoAnn Phelps of Franklinton, Mary Jane Allen of Folsom, Glenda Gail Horton of Philadelphia, MS, Martin John and Kelly Phelps of Biloxi; God Child: Brady Polkey and his father Grady Polkey; Also numerous nieces and nephews that he loved dearly and treated as his own children.
He was preceded in death recently by his wife of 48 years Joyce Faye Phelps Creel, parents Wilson Creel and Mae Carpenter Creel, brothers Harold Creel, Donald Ray Creel, niece Cindy Polkey, nephew Charles Wayne Phelps.
Visitation will be at Crain Funeral Home Tuesday June 22nd from 9:00 am until 11:00 am. A funeral service will be held in the funeral home chapel at 11:00 am Tuesday with Rev. Rick Cook officiating. Burial will follow in the Poplarhead Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery.
Pallbearers: Lynn Allen, Christopher Allen, Gavin Dedon, Brady Polkey, John Smith, Peyton Allen, Brian Hyde