DEKALB COUNTY, ALABAMA -- William Daniel "Dan" Vermillion, 42, of County Road 27, Ft. Payne, Alabama died Wednesday, April 27, 2011 from injuries sustained in a tornadoes.

Born in Anderson, he was the husband of the late Jilda Jo Bergeron Vermillion.

He was a son of Donald Ralph and Etta Jeanette Higginbotham Vermillion.

He was employed by Westmorland Tire Co. of Ft. Payne, Al.

Surviving are two daughters, Amber Danielle Vermillion of Ware Shoals and Abby Juliett Vermillion of the home, his parents, Donald and Etta Vermillion of Donalds, a brother, David Vermillion of Donalds and a sister, Susan Smith of Honea Path.