Danny Dean Curtis

December 11, 1961 - August 27, 2017
Danny Dean Curtis


Danny Dean Curtis, age 55, of Wilmington, passed away on Sunday, August 27, 2017, at his home.

He was born on December 11, 1961, in Waynesville, Haywood County, NC.

Danny is survived by his wife DeAnn; daughters Whitney Strong (Travis) and Megan Curtis (Mitch); mother Amelia C. Mullinax; brothers Jerry Curtis (Rhonda), Jack Curtis (Melanie), Adam Mullinax (Crystal) and Norman Mullinax (Sheila); stepbrother John Mullinax and stepsister Diane Lee (Charles). He is also survived by his grandchildren Audrey Cameron and Hailey Strong and niece Shanna Ipock Knowles.

Danny was a General Manager overseeing the production and distribution for Quality Beverage/ Cheerwine in and around Wilmington.

Danny enjoyed watching NASCAR races and following his favorite #94 Bill Elliot. He loved motorcycles and his truck, and had a Harley Davidson Trike. He loved his dogs Stella, Pebbles and Purdue.

He was a hard working man who was a role model for many and would do anything he could to help others out. He was the best Husband, Dad, Son, Brother, Granddad and Uncle anyone could ask for. He was loved dearly and will be missed by all who knew him.

A service to celebrate Danny’s life will be held at 11:00AM on Saturday, September 2, 2017, at The Church of God, 246 Middle Sound Loop Road, Wilmington, NC 28411, Pastor Mitchell Cameron, Sr. officiating.

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  • September 02, 2017
    Becky Wilkins says:
    So sorry for your loss, My Heart is with all of the family at the time. May God ease your pain!

  • September 04, 2019
    DeAnn Curtis says:
    Well let me start again and try no to touch anything! As I was saying your two year anniversary was last week and I went through the day okay.. I still miss you so much. Some days my heart just plain hurts and there is nothing that I can do. I do see you alot in my dreams and I will take it! As you know I recently started to attempt a life for myself. I could not any further down. I was going to loose the house and my life. I am so sorry for letting everyone down. I now have a solid support system in place and it feels good to feel wanted and loved again! Be with me babe because I need you! I think we be alright. Grandbabies are beautiful! Hailey is everywhere and my everything! So are all my other girls! I will see you in my dreams! I love you Danny. Your wife-

  • September 04, 2019
    DeAnn Curtis says:
    Hey babe. It has been two years since you passed away. Your anniversary

  • December 24, 2018
    DeAnn says:
    Merry Christmas babe! I miss you so much! I will always love you! DeAnn

  • October 09, 2018
    Douglas Block says:
    To a true best friend I met Danny back in 2000 he gave me a job and from then on we became great friends and family him and Deann were the best neighbors to have next door I'm at a lost of words because I've lost a dear friend and brother. So sorry we lost touch when we moved to S.C. we miss you and Deann I know you are watching over us man I love you brother. You will always be in our hearts and minds . To the whole family we send love and prayers for lost . Danny I will never forget you never thanks for being the best friend a person could ever have