Michael Dean “Mad Dog” Daniels, 55, of Taylorsville, passed away unexpectedly on May 28, 2021, at his home.
He was born May 21, 1966, in Iredell County, to the late Silver Dean Daniels and Nancy Foy Whitman of Bethlehem. Michael loved the outdoors, fishing, and enjoyed bowling.
In addition to his father and grandparents, he was preceded in death by his step-brother, George Whitman.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by two sons, Joseph Daniels and wife Brandie, and Weston Daniels (Emily Cline), all of Taylorsville; a daughter, Trista Daniels (Patrick Starnes) of Taylorsville; a step-brother, Tommy Whitman and wife Rose of Statesville; three sisters, Tammy Smith and husband Dean of Taylorsville, Michelle Daniels (Danny Cooper) of Tennessee, and Dana Chatham and husband Trent of Bethlehem; a step-sister, Mary Stanley of Texas; six grandchildren, Jonah Daniels, Jaxon Daniels, Jase Daniels, Layne Daniels, Pierce Starnes, and Lex Starnes; and two special friends, Stewart Marlowe and Derrick Byerley.
A memorial service will be conducted at Chapman Funeral Home on Tuesday, June 1, 2021, at 6 p.m., with Pastor Michael Barber officiating. The family will receive friends from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. prior to the memorial service at Chapman Funeral Home.
Chapman Funeral Home is serving the Michael Daniels Family.