Danny Temples


Mr. Danny “Booger” Temples, 70, of Taylorsville, died suddenly Sunday, October 28, 2018. He was born April 25, 1948, in Cartersville, Georgia, and was the son of the late Buddy and Polly Murphy Temples. He was also preceded in death by his first wife of 34 years, Kathy Diane Edenfield Temples and his son Cory Wade Temples.

Danny was a veteran of the United States Army and served his country honorably during the Vietnam War and was an active member of Vets to Vets. He was an active member of Five Forks Baptist Church. He loved his family dearly and his grandchildren affectionately referred to him as “PaPa.” He loved to ride in his 1923 Ford T-Bucket and to fish.

Survivors include his wife Carol Temples; his daughters Jody McMillan (Ryan) of White, and Samantha Maddox (Shane) of Taylorsville; his son Dale Temples (Misty) of White; His eight grandchildren Peyton McMillan, Harlee Temples, Chayse McMillan, Austin Maddox, Devin Cornelius, Austin Temples, Caleb Maddox and Jayden “Hammerhead” Maddox.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, November 3, 2018, at 2:00 p.m. at Five Forks Baptist Church with the Reverend Billy Mundy and the Reverend Jimmy Temples officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Danny will lie-in-state at the church Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to the service hour. A time of visitation will be held Friday, November 2, 2018, at Parnick Jennings Funeral Home starting at 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. 

Serving as pallbearers will be Eddie Newman, Tim “Hatman” Forsyth, Kirk Powell, Allen Pierce, Chris Roberts, and John Longley. Serving as honorary pallbearers will be his grandsons. 

Parnick Jennings Funeral Home and Cremation Services is honored to serve the family of Mr. Danny Temples; please visit www.parnickjenningsfuneral.com to share memories or to leave a condolence message.