Arthur Wayne Daniels, 81, of Alachua, FL, passed away at his home on Monday, May 30, 2016. Wayne was born July 17, 1934, in Miami, FL, to Otis and Louise Willman Daniels. Wayne served in the United States Army during the Korean War and later the United States Air Force. He was a graduate of the University of Florida and earned a master’s degree in education. Wayne enjoyed a long and rewarding career at UF as Associate Director of the Office of Instructional Resources. He retired in 1999, moved to the north Georgia mountains, but returned to the Alachua county area in 2006. Wayne served as treasurer of the Gainesville Community Playhouse for many years. Mr. Daniels is survived by his husband, Lynwood Christie, and several cousins. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, June 17, 2016, at the Milam Funeral Home Chapel. In lieu of flowers, contributions should be made to Haven Hospice, 4200 NW 90th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606.