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Local public servant dies

WILMINGTON -- A man who spent many years serving the city of Wilmington has died. Windell Daniels was involved in many community organizations over the years. Most recently he served as co-chair of the ten-year plan to end chronic homelessness. He was also a UNCW trustee and executive director of the Wilmington Housing Authority. Housing Authority Chairman Bo Dean said, "He gave of himself in ways that I don't think we've ever had in the city of Wilmington, in the same capacity, for free. This is what this man did and his passion." Daniels was a trustee at Fifth Avenue Baptist Church. He died last night of an apparent heart attack while dining with friends. Funeral arrangements have not been announced.

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I just wanted to say to the Daniels family I am truly sorry for your lost. Mr. Daniels was an outstanding leader and if I was you I would be proud to say he was my husband, dad, friend or employer. May God Bless you and be with your family.

RIP To the Daniels family.

RIP To the Daniels family. May god comfort you during your time of need. Windell was a great person, he will never be forgotten