Mr. Daniel Wayne Styles, 76, of Hickory, passed away on Saturday, July 6, 2024, at his residence, surrounded by his family, following a period of declining health.
Daniel was born on March 2, 1948, in Buncombe County to the late Jess Styles and Nellie Broy Styles. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Burnsville and retired from General Electric in 1996 after 25 years of service. Daniel was a big fan of bluegrass music and also enjoyed fishing.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son in-law, Jody Rogers.
Surviving is his beloved wife of 45 years, Pat Wood Styles of the home, a son, Jess Styles and wife Erin of Hickory, daughter, Danielle Styles Rogers of Maiden, stepson, Curt Willis of Hickory, and stepdaughter, Maggie Davis and husband Jim of Schererville, IN. Also surviving is a sister, Pam Anglin of Burnsville and five grandchildren: Marti Davis, Jimmy Davis, Shannon O’Neal, Brayden Helms and Paxton Rogers.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, July 10, 2024, at 11:00 A.M. in the Chapel of Heritage Funeral Service, with Rev. Donald Denton officiating.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday, from 10:00 A.M. until 11:00 A.M. at Heritage Funeral Service in Valdese.
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Heritage Funeral Service & Crematory of Valdese is serving the Styles family.