Funeral arrangements announced for country musician Charlie Daniels


Charlie Daniels performing (AP Photo)

HERMITAGE, T.N. (WSPA) – Funeral details have been released for Country Music Hall of Fame and Grand Ole Opry member Charlie Daniels.

Daniels passed away on Monday, July 6, at Summit Medical Center in Hermitage, Tennessee. Doctors determined the cause of death was a hemorrhagic stroke. He was 83. 

He was honored at a memorial service on earlier this week.

Funeral details are as follows:

-Friday, July 10 at 8:00 a.m./CT – procession departs Sellars Funeral Home (2229 North Mt. Juliet Rd, Mt. Juliet, TN)

-Industrial Dr. to Golden Bear Gateway

-Golden Bear Gateway to Interstate 40

-Interstate 40 to Hwy 109

-Hwy 109 to Interstate 840

-Interstate 840 to Interstate 24

-Interstate 24 to World Outreach Church (1921 State Hwy 99 in Murfreesboro, TN)

-11:00 a.m./CT service at World Outreach Church

-Following funeral service, procession departs church for cemetery for private burial

-Interstate 24 to 840-Interstate 840 to Interstate 109

-Interstate 109 to Interstate 40

-Interstate 40 to Mt. Juliet Rd

-Mt. Juliet Rd to Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens (W Division St, Mt. Juliet, TN) 

*Procession escorts will be the Mt. Juliet Police Department and the Patriot Guard Riders Service details: Daniels will be memorialized at a public service this FridayJuly 10 at 11:00 a.m./CT at World Outreach Church, located at 1921 State Hwy 99 in MurfreesboroTennesseeTravis TrittVince GillGretchen Wilson and Trace Adkins will perform to honor the life of Daniels.

The funeral will be led by SiriusXM‘s Storme Warren and pastor Allen Jackson. 

It will be livestreamed via World Outreach Church’s Facebook Page and website (, as well as The Charlie Daniels Band Facebook Page and YouTube Channel. A private burial will follow at Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens in Mt. Juliet, Tennessee. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be addressed to The Journey Home Project. Donations can be made online ( or by mail (17060 Central Pike, Lebanon, TN 37090).  

Due to COVID-19, funeral service attendees are encouraged to wear protective masks.

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