COLERAIN, NC – Danise Taylor Harrell, 82, of Bud Taylor Road, passed away suddenly on Thursday, February 18, 2021 at her home.
Mrs. Harrell was born on December 14, 1938 to Hillery and Hazel Perry Taylor in Colerain, NC. Danise was a registered nurse and took great pride in taking care of others. She was a devoted and faithful member of Mars Hill Baptist Church. She loved her family and enjoyed cooking for them, especially around the holidays. Danise enjoyed spending her spare time sewing, gardening, and working with her flowers. She will be deeply missed by her family and friends.
Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William David Harrell, her brother, Carlton Taylor, and her sister, Carolyn Brown.
Danise is survived by her daughter, Joan Harrell Bundy and husband Willie of Gatesville, NC; two sons, Mike Harrell and wife Lisa of Colerain, NC, and Stacy Harrell and friend Rosemary of Windsor, NC; three grandsons, Taylor Bundy of Gatesville, NC, Dylan Harrell of Colerain, NC, and Matt Harrell of Colerain, NC; granddaughter, Jenna Bundy of Raleigh, NC; two nephews, Brad Brown and wife Penny of Colerain, NC, and Chris Catron and wife Donna of Wake Forest, NC; and niece, Dee Worrells and husband Roy of Colerain, NC.
A celebration of life graveside service will be held on Sunday, February 21, 2021 at 2:00 PM at Highland Memorial Gardens, Ahoskie, NC with Pastor Channan Brinkley officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Trap Volunteer Fire Department, 744 Morris Ford Road, Colerain, NC 27924 or online by clicking here
Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Ahoskie Chapel is handling the arrangements for the Harrell family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting www.garrettsykesfs.com.
I will always remember Denise as the pleasant, shy, and kind person who made you feel comfortable by just being in her presence. She took care of her Mom in old age and was a role model for the rest of us. Sympathy to her family and close friends.
Ms. Danise was a very kind and caring person. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family.
I’m so sorry to hear of Mrs. Danise. She could light up any room with her beautiful smile. Sending my love and prayers to all of you.
So sorry for your loss. Your mother was a beautiful person and will be missed. Stay strong. We love you!
Joan, Your mama was a beautiful person who brought much service to her community. She was an excellent nurse in Ahoskie! She was a hard working woman who never stopped working in her yard and kitchen. 🙂 She brought great joy to her family and each of you were her heart and soul. Mrs. Danise will be missed but may it comfort you that she is no longer in pain. Love you dear friend.
We are so sorry to hear of your loss. Denise was a beautiful soul with a loving servant heart. Her smile could light up a room. We are praying for her family during this difficult time. Danise will be missed by many. Love and hugs
Lisa, I am so sorry to read this. You know how much I thought of this sweet lady. am thinking about you & the family during this time.
We are so sorry for your loss. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers. Your Mother was a special lady and will be missed.
Prayers for the FAMILY.
Always a beautiful and kind lady.