Deputy Jailer Robert Daniel

Photo of Deputy Jailer Robert Daniel
End of Watch: Fri, Dec 10th, 2021
Date of Incident: Fri, Dec 10th, 2021
Cause of Death: Natural Disaster
Service Time: 8 years
Age: 47


His seven children, two brothers, and mother


While Deputy Daniels was supervising inmates on work release at a local candle factory, a tornado caused the roof of the factory to collapse. Deputy Daniels and dozens of factory workers were killed -- as were many other residents of the area. All inmates survived. One escaped after being treated for injuries at a local hospital.


Graves County Jailer's Office Patch
103 E South Street
Mayfield, Kentucky 42066


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