Let the memory of Bruce be with us forever.
  • 70 years old
  • Born on July 29, 1948 .
  • Passed away on September 13, 2018 .
Bruce McMillian Daniel, 70, a lifetime resident of Granville County passed away Thursday, September 13, 2018 at Duke University Hospital in Durham.
Born July 29, 1948 in Granville County to the late Dr. Louis Samuel Daniel and Ruth McMillian Daniel.  He was a member of Oxford Baptist Church and retired as the Chief Building Inspector for the Town of Wake Forest.  He taught thirteen years at Vance Granville Community College and for the Federal Prison in Butner.
Memorial services are pending for 3:00 P.M. Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at Eakes Funeral Home in Oxford.  Visitation will be held prior to the service from 1:00 – 2:45 at the funeral home.  Bruce requested everyone come dressed casual.
Surviving are his wife of thirty-four years, Rita Honeycutt Daniel of the home; two sons, Adam West  (Kristin) of Oxford, Robert Daniel (Bobbie) of Creedmoor; his brother, Bill Daniel of Greensboro; three grandchildren, Savannah West, Drew West and Colton West; nephew, Nick Daniel and his companion, “puppy-dog”.


Posted by Debra LaRaia on 17th September 2018
Dear Miss Rita and family, I am heartbroken to hear about the loss of your sweet, beloved Bruce. He was a wonderful, kind and happy man and the world was a much better place for his presence in it. Sending you all hugs, love and prayers. Dee LaRaia
Posted by Betty Hamme on 15th September 2018
Joe and I extend to Rita and family our sincere sympathy in the death of Bruce. We pray he is at peace in the loving care of God. This we sincerely pray. May the memories of your life together remain always in your hearts. With loving sympathy and prayer. Betty Jo and Joe Hamme
Posted by Nancy Watkins Watkins on 15th September 2018
I grew up with Bruce and always considered him a good friend. I am so very sorry for your loss and for all of your family. Bruce was always a good man and friend. Nancy Watkins
Posted by Betsy Reese on 14th September 2018
Rita so sorry to hear and bout Bruces passing our prayers are with you and your family ,love you James and betsy
Posted by Jean Elliott on 14th September 2018
Rita, I am so sorry to hear about Bruce's passing. My heart goes out to you and your family, my prayers are with you.
Posted by Nerissa Deschamps on 14th September 2018
Sorry to hear this Rita. Prayers and blessings to you and your family.
Posted by Sammy Bottoms on 14th September 2018
Rita,I so sorry to hear about Bruce,My prayers go out to you and your family.
Posted by Kathy Boyd on 14th September 2018
Rita and Family, You are all in my thoughts and prayers. May God wrap his loving arms around you in the coming days and weeks. Bruce was a character. Never met a stranger. He will be missed dearly. All my love.
Posted by Gayle And David Faucette on 13th September 2018
So sorry to hear about Bruce. He was one of the first person i meet when I first came to Oxford. Such a kind man Always had a smile!!! Cherish the momories!!

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