Daniel Scott Brines Sr.

March 15, 1954February 16, 2018

Daniel Scott Brines passed into the heavenly realm on February 16, 2018. Daniel was born on March 15, 1954 in Mt. Carmel, IL. He graduated from Avon Park High School and Florida Atlantic University where he was accepted into the Mensa Organization. Daniel has resided in Illinois, Florida, and Arizona during his working career. Most recently he has served as the associate pastor at Spirit of Life Ministries, International in Sebring, Florida. Daniel was a beloved pastor there and leaves many friends and loved ones in that congregation.

Daniel was preceded in death by his son, Daniel Scott (Scotty) Brines, Jr. and his parents, Olin and Imogene Brines. He is survived by his grandchildren Matthew (and his mother, Amber Mounger) of Florida and Rylan, Teagan, Ariella, and Silas (and their mother, Courtney Dahlberg) of Illinois. He is also survived by his sisters, Pamela Dakan of Durango, Colorado and Deborah (Cecil) Walley of Sebring, Florida, two nephews, three nieces, and step-daughters Samantha and Sarah McDaniel of Illinois.

A graveside service will be held Friday, April 27, 2018 at 11 a.m. at Graceland Cemetery in Albion, Illinois. Family and friends are asked to go directly to the cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, friends may wish to donate to Spirit of Life Ministries, 1548 Lakeview Drive, Sebring, FL 33870, noted for the Dan Brines Memorial Fund, to benefit the grandchildren or to help fund funeral expenses.

Online condolences and fond memories may be shared with the family at

Ingram Funeral Home of Albion is honored to be entrusted with the local arrangements.


  • Graveside Service Friday, April 27, 2018

Daniel Scott Brines Sr.

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Linda Saxe

May 3, 2018

Debbie and family, my deepest sympathy to all, on Daniels passing. I did not hear of the memorial in Albion, until later that day. My thoughts and prayers are with all of the family.