Charlie Daniels Funeral to Stream Online – Details

photo: Erick Anderson

Country Music Hall of Famer and Southern rock icon Charlie Daniels passed away on Monday, July 6th at the Summit Medical Center in Hermitage, Tennessee after suffering a hemorrhagic stroke. He was 83-years-old. On Friday, July 10th, funeral services will be held at the World Outreach Church, located at 1921 State Hwy 99 in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. He will then be laid to rest at a private burial at Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens in Mt. Juliet, Tennessee.

The Charlie Daniels Memorial Service from the World Outreach Church will be streamed online at 11 a.m. Central on Friday via the embedded player below, or on the World Outreach Church’s Facebook Page and website (wochurch.org), as well as The Charlie Daniels Band Facebook Page and YouTube Channel. Scheduled to perform to honor the life of Charlie Daniels will be Travis Tritt, Vince Gill, Gretchen Wilson and Trace Adkins. The funeral will be led by SiriusXM’s Storme Warren and pastor Allen Jackson.

Due to COVID-19, attendees are encouraged to wear face masks. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are being requested for The Journey Home Project. Donations can be made online at thejourneyhomeproject.org, or by mail at17060 Central Pike, Lebanon, TN 37090. 

Also in honor of Charlie Daniels, Tennessee governor Bill Lee has ordered flags lowered on Friday.

“I want to acknowledge the passing of a great Tennessean, a legend in country music, an iconic man, Charlie Daniels. There have been many tributes to Charlie Daniels regarding his incredible talent, his iconic sound, his straight talk approach. But for me I am most impressed by his legacy of faith,” Bill Lee said in a press conference. “We will honor the life of Charlie Daniels by lowering the Capital flags from sunrise to sunset on July the 10th.”

People who also want to see the funeral procession can find the itinerary below.

-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)

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