Welcome to the memorial page for

Melvin Lee Daniels

March 17, 1972 ~ November 5, 2017 (age 45)

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Michael Daniels, loving brother and friend, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, November 05, 2017 at his residence with his loving family by his side, at the age of 45.  The son of the late Billy and Anna Beam Daniels, Michael was born in Avery County, North Carolina on March 17, 1972. 


In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Carolyn Daniels and Shelia Daniels.


An avid Carolina Tar Heels fan, Michael also enjoyed watching NASCAR, but most of all, loved spending time with his family and friends.  He was a member of Elk Park Baptist Church.


Left to cherish his memories are two brothers, Billy Daniels (Felicia) of Vilas, North Carolina and Danny Beam (Wilma) of Spear, North Carolina; three sisters, Tammy Webb (Wade) of Elk Park, North Carolina, Sharon Daniels of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina and Kimberly Patterson (Larry) of Hampton, Tennessee. He is also survived by a number of friends. 


The family will receive friends from 12:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 08, 2017 at Elk Park Baptist Church. A service to honor the life of Michael will follow at 2:00 p.m. at the church with Revs. Donald Gragg, Brian Griffith and Jimmy Hicks officiating.  Interment will follow the service at McCoury’s Rock Church Cemetery in Newland.   


Those wishing to make a memorial donation in Michael’s memory are asked to consider, Hospice & Palliative Care of the Blue Ridge, 236 Hospital Drive, Spruce Pine, North Carolina 28777 or by visiting


The family wishes to extend a special thank you to Michael’s CNA, Jean Houston; caregivers, Wilma Beam and Pamela Simcox; and to Hospice & Palliative Care of the Blue Ridge nurses, April Glenn, Rachel Hopson and Shana along with the staff and physicians, for the exceptional care they provided Michael and his family during this time.



Charitable donations may be made to:

Hospice and Palliative Care of the Blue Ridge
236 Hospital Drive, Spruce Pine NC 28777
Tel: 1-828-765-5677

 Service Information

November 8, 2017

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Elk Park First Baptist Church
107 Maple Street
Elk Park, NC 28622

Funeral Service
November 8, 2017

2:00 PM
Elk Park First Baptist Church
107 Maple Street
Elk Park, NC 28622

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