Stanley Gray Faniel Sr. was born September 12, 1955
to Willie G Faniel and Bessie Flowers Faniel in Ozark,
Alabama. He accepted Christ at an early age and joined
St. Mark A.M.E Zion Church in Ozark, Alabama. He
later joined Greater Sardis Missionary Baptist Church
where he served faithfully.
He joined the U.S Army in 1973 and served until 1984.
He was united in matrimony to Constance (Johnson)
Jones in 1974 and to that union two daughters where
born: Stephanie (Henry) Deyo of Yelm, WA, and Sabri-
na Faniel of Ozark, Alabama.
He leaves to cherish his memory: His loving parents,
two daughters, one son, Stanley Faniel Jr. of Ozark,
Alabama, two brothers Alford Pearson of Detroit
Michigan and Bernard (Yolanda) Faniel of Ozark, AL;
Three sisters: Delores Porter, Joyce Aabana and Judy
Faniel all of Ozark, AL; three grandchildren: Nia
Deyo, Sienna Deyo and Jacobi Eutsey; three nieces:
Sheriuka Holston, Ashley Porter and Cherelle Faniel;
Three nephews: Marcus Porter, Brandon Faniel and
Adrian Faniel and a host of Family, cousin and friends.