Danny L. Massey



Danny Lee Massey, 68, passed away Wednesday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Born in Cumberland County, he was the son of the late Grover T. Massey and Sally Ann Daniels Boswell and husband of the late Melissa “Missy” Furnan Massey. He was a dedicated law enforcement officer, having served as an investigator with the Mount Olive Police Department for many years. He received the Governors Award for Off-Duty Rescue where he saved many lives. Danny was also a Veteran of the U.S. Army.

A service to celebrate Danny’s life will be held on Monday at 11:00 am at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home with Pastor Lee Britt officiating. A private burial will be in the Eastern Carolina State Veterans Cemetery. Family members will greet friends Sunday evening from 6:00 until 8:00pm at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home.

Danny is survived by his sons, Jim Massey and wife, Jennifer, Tim Massey, Andy Massey and wife, Janelle; a sister, Ann Daniels; three grandchildren, Sierra, Aren and Addie Massey.

The family requests that in addition to flowers, memorial contributions can be made in memory of Mr. Massey to the Salvation Army, 610 N William St, Goldsboro, NC 27530.

Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home & Crematory is serving the Massey family, and online condolences may be sent to www.shumate-faulk.com