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Daniel Edwards

May 8, 2018

Daniel Edwards, age 29, of Spruce Pine, passed away on Tuesday, May 8th, 2018 at Blue Ridge Regional Hospital.  Raised in Burnsville, he was a son Robin Branch Holcomb and the late Danny Lee Edwards.  He was also preceded in death by his paternal grandparents and maternal grandparents as well as his two sisters:  Ann and Linda Edwards.  Daniel was a hot rod enthusiast and enjoyed fishing, riding four wheelers and playing basketball with his children.

            Surviving in addition to his mother, Robin and step-father, Barney Lee Holcomb is his two sons:  Drake Skyler Edwards and Harley Rebel Edwards;  girlfriend, Shaina Willis of Spruce Pine and her parents, Burdette and Linda Willis;  siblings:  Chris Fortner (Sabrina Willis) of Spruce Pine, Bo Odell Branch (Jeanine) of Tipton Hill, Michelle Hollified (Danny) of Jacks Creek, Pam Ledford (Roger) of Prices Creek and Nancy Edwards; aunts: Lucille Canaday of Florida, Teresa Naillon of Hot Springs, Trina Haney (David) of Asheville and Sharon Lewis (Allen) of Asheville; and uncles: Michael Edwards of Asheville and Roger Moore and his daughter, April Moore, both of Asheville.

            A visitation will be held from 2 until 3 p.m. on Friday, May 18th in the Chapel of Yancey Funeral Services. 

            In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the funeral home to help with expenses. 

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