Danny Amos Dean



Mr. Danny Amos Dean, 69, of Mamers passed away peacefully at home on Saturday morning February 11, 2017. He was born at home in Lillington on March 22, 1947, the son of the late Van Amos and Elizabeth Puryear Dean. Danny graduated from Boone Trail High School in 1965 and served in the National Guard. He worked as a truck driver in many years for Brown Transport and later Roadway. Danny spent the remainder of his working years at Central Carolina Community College Harnett Campus as the Maintenance Supervisor. He was a life long member of Antioch Baptist Church in Mamers. Danny was preceded in death by his wife, Eunice Kate O’Quinn Dean.

Danny is survived by daughters, Monica Stewart and husband, Scott of Lillington, Magan Hicks and husband, Tim of Wilmington; son, Damon Dean and wife, Cristy of West End; 5 grandchildren, Kensley Love, Kayleigh Stewart, Kaden Dean, Sawyer Dean and Emerson Dean; sister, Patsy Gentry and husband, Walter of Mamers.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at Antioch Baptist Church in Mamers with Rev. Dan Deaton officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church Tuesday from 10:00-11:00 AM.