Daniel Lee Cole

Nov. 19, 1976-June 27, 2022


Daniel Lee Cole, 45, of Walling, passed away June 27, 2022, at Blount Memorial Hospital, in Maryville.

Daniel Lee was born Nov. 19, 1976, in Cookeville. He was the son of Harry Cole and Ruby Rutledge Cole.

He was known to many family members as "World Book;" he was a wealth of useless knowledge. He was a Braves baseball lover and a Tennessee Vols fan. He was a fun-loving brother, uncle, and son who will be sorely missed by all.

Daniel Lee was preceded in death by his father, Harry Lee Cole.

Survivors include his mother, Ruby Cole; sisters, Terri Howard (Terry), Christy Wyse (Chris); brother, Andrew Cole; nieces, Lauren Elam (Jay), Emilee Howard, Erika Howard; nephews, Samuel Howard, Benjamin Howard, Cole Wyse, Ethan Wyse, Noah Cole; great-nieces, Collins Elam, Parker Elam; and great-nephew, Walker Howard.

Funeral service will be 1 p.m., June 30, 2022, at Oak Lawn Funeral Home, with burial in Saylors Cemetery. Roy Terry will officiate. The family will welcome friends 4-7 p.m., June 29, at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be Samuel Howard, Benjamin Howard, Cole Wyse, Ethan Wyse, Noah Cole, and Jay Elam

Honorary pallbearer will be Mick Boyd.

Oak Lawn Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.