Claude “Dan” Pleasants, 90, died Sunday June 16, 2013. He was born in Wake County son of the late Anna Haley Pleasants and Will Pleasants. He was preceded in death by his wife; Dorothy Jones Pleasants and a daughter; Joan P. Gourley.
Funeral services will be held 11 o’clock Thursday morning June 20, 2013 in the Chapel of Bright Funeral Home with Rev. Rob Barton officiating. Burial will follow in Pine Forest Memorial Gardens.
Mr. Pleasants is survived by his sons; Jimmie Pleasants and fiancée Valerie Stott of Raleigh, Jerry Pleasants and wife Belinda of Franklinton, sister; Sadie Morris of Louisburg, brother; Charlie Pleasants of Wake Forest, grandchildren; Tammy Gourley and Paul Gourley, great grandchildren; Philip Franklin, Ashley Franklin and Michaela Gourley.
The family wishes to thank the staff at Hillside Nursing Center for their wonderful care.
Flowers are accepted or memorial contributions may be made to the Tammy Lynn Center 739 Chappell Drive Raleigh, NC 27606.
Friends may visit with the family from 7:00-8:30 PM Wednesday June 19, 2013 at Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center 405 South Main St. Wake Forest, NC 27587, and all other times at the home of Jerry & Belinda Pleasants.