Calvin Earl Daniels

June 4, 1950 ~ November 29, 2020 (age 70)



"I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith."

        II Timothy 4:7

Mr. Calvin Earl Daniels, 70 years of age,  of 118 Trent Circle, Greenville, NC answered the Master’s call on Sunday, November 29, 2020 and transitioned to eternal rest. He was born to the late Warren and the late Mary Daniels in Pitt County, NC. Calvin was educated in the area schools, including Pitt Community College in Greenville, NC. In 1975, Calvin and the former Waverly Hardy was wed in Holy Matrimony. Calvin was gainfully employed and retired from NAACO Industries in Greenville, NC following 42 years of dedicated service. His amicable personality and warm spirit were admired by many, both family and friends. A fatherly figure to his son and grandson, his love illustrated an instructional direction to lifes journey. In addition to Clavin’s late parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Charlie Daniels. Loving and cherished memories of Calvin will remain in the hearts of many including his wife of forty five years, Waverly Hardy Daniels; son, Shon Daniels of Greenville, NC; grandson, Holden Daniels of Greenville, NC; brothers, Jessie Daniels (Diane) of Greenville, NC, Bobby Daniels (Beverly) of Winterville, NC, Carlton Daniels (Jackie), Donald Daniels (Catherine), Arthur Daniels (Vanessa) all of Greenville, NC; sisters, Mary Mills (Tyrone) of Winterville, NC, Shirley Daniels, Bettie Daniels, Geraldine Gill (Charlie) all of Greenville, NC; uncles, Jasper Boyd (Willie), Willis Boyd and Arthur Boyd; in-laws, Jimmie Hardy of Forest Hills, NY, Peggy Hardy of Simpson, NC, Ethelene Hardy-Stover of Greenville, NC, LaVerna Lewis of Philadelphia, PA, Janice Howard of Jacksonville, NC, Vickie Hardy Powell of Raleigh, NC; goddaughter, Donna Battle (Michael); godson, Reginald Watson; twenty-six nephews and nieces and a host of relatives and friend.


On behalf of Rountree Family Mortuary, we want to extend our sincere condolences to your family in the passing of your loved one.  We want to thank you for trusting us with their care.  Rountree Family Mortuary realize we face challenging times in the midst of the current public health crisis caused by the Coronavirus (COVID-19). 

Rountree Family Mortuary realize that many of you are receiving questions from family members and have questions of your own related to the Coronavirus.  Rountree Family Mortuary pledges to do everything, within the mandated governmental guidelines, to ensure you have peace of mind and are able to grieve and celebrate the life and memories of your loved one like everyone else before the emergency procedures took effect.

Please be assured that your safety and the safety of our staff are the number one priority at Rountree Family Mortuary.  In an effort to protect you and our staff from unnecessary exposure, we respectfully request:

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In an effort to bring as many members of your family, friend, co-workers, and the community together to participate as they would in normal times, we will be providing live streaming of the funeral services to provide access to anyone who wants to feel and be a part of the service.

It is critically important that families be allowed to share their loss with others through a traditional family gathering.  Rountree Family Mortuary is willing to help you plan a more traditional service once the public health circumstances have improved.  This is a rapidly evolving situation and information and guidance change frequently.  We will continue to update you with new or relevant information as the need arises.

Rountree Family Mortuary is dedicated to continuing helping families find healing and hope even in the worst of times.  

May God bless you and keep you,



"Funeral service" will be by invitation only. Please contact the family for confirmation.

Viewing is open to the public on Friday from 5:00 PM til 7:00 PM at the church.

Per the family's request, NO PICTURES PLEASE!

Please contact Jeff Ward/St. Peter's Missionary Baptist Church regarding the livestreamed video of the service.




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December 4, 2020

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
St. Peter s Missionary Baptist Church, Mumford Road, North Carolina, Greenville
1295 Mumford Road
Greenville, NC 27834

Funeral Service
December 5, 2020

12:00 PM
St. Peter s Missionary Baptist Church, Mumford Road, North Carolina, Greenville
1295 Mumford Road
Greenville, NC 27834

December 5, 2020

2:30 PM
Homestead Memorial Gardens
4251 E. 10th Street
Greenville, NC 27858

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