VALERA Graveside services for Daniel Dais, 63, of Lubbock will be at 4 p.m. today at Valera Cemetery with the Rev. Bob Cooper officiating. Henderson Funeral Home of Coleman is in charge of arrangements.

He died Thursday, Nov. 26, 2009, at his home.

He was born Nov. 1, 1946, in Scranton, Pa., to William A. and Elizabeth McHale Dais.

Survivors include a sister, Dolores Dais Benitez of Natchez, Miss.; two brothers, William Dais Jr. of Odessa, and Mark and wife Vicki Dais of Nolanville; his stepmother, Winnie Dais of Coleman; sister-in-law, Anita Hartwell Dais; niece, Amber Benitez of Natches, Miss.; and dear friend and caregiver, Sally Shipp of Lubbock.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Jerome and Paul Dais; and his parents.