Daniel “Big Dan” Paul Burns, Jr. 44, of Chickamauga, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, May 21, 2017.
He was a lifelong resident of the North Georgia and Chattanooga areas and was of the Baptist faith. He graduated from Gordon Lee High School Class of 91 where he excelled in football and had a passion for Harley Davidson motorcycles. He was previously employed as a salesman with Herb Adcox for more than 15 years and enjoyed spending time with his nephew, Peyton.
He was preceded in death by his aunt, Glenda Fay Tinker.
He is survived by his parents; Daniel Burns of Jasper, GA, and Brenda Burns and (Gene Farrow) of Chickamauga; sister, Chasity Whiting of Rossville; nephew, Peyton Whiting of Rossville, and numerous extended family and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, May 26, in the Fort Oglethorpe Chapel with Reverend Charles Edward Foshee officiating. Burial will be held in Trenton Baptist Cemetery.
The family will receive friends after 2 p.m. on Thursday and prior to the service on Friday at the funeral home.
Arrangements are by W. L. Wilson & Sons Funeral Homes, Fort Oglethorpe.