James “Jim” Grady McDaniel JR completed his earthly journey November 5th 2022 at the age of 63. Jim was born May 16, 1959 in Wichita Falls, TX to James and Peggy (Bumpass) McDaniel. He was married to Brenda Martinez for 23 years. He always had kind words for all his friends. He was a Caster for Howmet Aerospace for 36 years. He is survived by his wife Brenda, his sons John Sims (Deanne) of Inola, OK; Aaron McDaniel (Tatum) of Wichita Falls, TX; Jason McDaniel of Hendrix, OK; daughters Amber Applegate (Les) of Wichita Falls, TX; Vanessa Zavala (Ruben Castillo) of Wichita Falls, TX; sister Lori Stanton (Donald) of Henrietta, TX; grand children Madison, Jate, Landree, Brodie, Kenzie, Simon, Heaven, AJ, Jocelyn, Eleigha, Lilliana, Nayeli and one Great Grandchild Elijah. Nieces Cathrine and Jo Beth. Beloved pets Charlie and Hank. Jim will leave a empty space in our hearts and will forever be missed.