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Gregory Jason McDaniel

September 28, 1974 - September 24, 2011

Gregory “Greg” Jason McDaniel, 36, of Mooresville, passed away on Saturday, September 24, 2011, at his residence. Born September 28, 1974, in Salem, VA, he was a son of Richard and Deborah Niday McDaniel, of Mooresville. Greg was a carpenter and loved the outdoors. He was a dedicated fan of the Cowboys and the Yankees. Greg was a history and military buff with a vast knowledge of both. Most of all, he was dedicated to his son, Dalton. In addition to his parents, he is survived by his son, Dalton McDaniel, of the home; grandmother, Ella Webb, of Mooresville; brothers, Darren McDaniel, of Woodleaf, Ricky McDaniel, of Mooresville, and Brian McDaniel, of Meadowview, VA. Greg had many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and sisters-in-law that he loved and cared deeply for. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Latney Niday and paternal grandparents, Lloyd and Marie McDaniel. Funeral services will be held at 2 PM, Friday, September 30, 2011, at the Mooresville Church of God, with Rev. John Miles, Rev. Donnie Wise and Rev. Frank Smith officiating. Burial will follow at Blue Door Cemetery, Mooresville. The family will receive friends from 12:30 – 2 PM, prior to the service at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the McDaniel Family, 124 Mikron Lane, Mooresville, NC 28117 to assist with funeral expenses. Cavin-Cook Funeral Home, Mooresville, is serving the family of Mr. McDaniel. Condolences may be made to the McDaniel family at