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Funeral arrangements set for Marlboro Co. Sheriff's Office deputy

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MARLBORO COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - A Marlboro County Sheriff's Office deputy died  Saturday morning from injuries sustained in a vehicle accident that occurred last week while on duty, according to Marlboro County Coroner Tim Brown

Delton Daniels 22-years-old, died at 1:30 a.m. Saturday, the Coroner says.

Daniels was hired just two weeks before the accident and getting ready to go to the police academy.

According to South Carolina Highway Patrol, Daniels was riding with another officer in a 2009 Dodge SUV. The vehicle was traveling South on US 15 and ran off the left side of the roadway, then overturned.

Delton was a member of Christ United Methodist Church and was a member of the Bennettsville and Brightsville Fire Departments.

According to Del's obituary page, he loved the outdoors and always had a smile on his face.

A webpage to honor and remember Daniels is set up at the Officer Down Memorial Page.

Del was preceded in death by his brother, Joshua Mark Daniels, and his maternal grandfather, Ernest Gene Barfield.
He leaves behind to cherish his memory his parents,  a brother, Brandon Ray Daniels, sister, Dorothy Brianna Daniels; paternal grandparents, Carl and Dorothy Daniels of Dillon; maternal grandmother, Patricia Barfield of Dillon; aunts, Rae Daniels Moody (Greg) of Raleigh, NC, and Miranda Daniels Williams (Russell) of Dillon; an uncle, Tony Barfield of Warner Robbins, GA; cousins, Austin Moody, Mary Moody, Amanda Williams, Cade Williams, Britney Barfield,  Bianca Barfield, and a host of friends that loved him dearly.

 A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, August 4, 2015 at Christ United Methodist Church followed by burial in Oak Ridge Cemetery in Bennettsville. The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.  on Monday, August 3, 2015 at Burroughs & Cooper Funeral Home.

You can view Delton's guest book and obituary here.

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