City of Oaks Funeral Home & Cremation


Daniel Honeycutt

Wendell, North Carolina

Age 42.
Died 09/27/2021.

Daniel Honeycutt
Daniel Honeycutt was raised in Wendell, NC and attended East Wake High School. He gave his life to Jesus as a young adult and recently served as the Director of Children and Youth Ministry at Clyde’s Chapel Baptist Church in Wendell. Following a call into ministry, he pursued studies at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. Christian Ethics quickly became his favorite subject and he would enthusiastically lend out books to anyone interested. Daniel loved his community and served them every chance he had. His favorite way to enjoy beaches, mountains, and his home was in the company of others. One of Daniel’s greatest joys was learning how to smoke meat. He shared the delicious results of this great hobby and talent with family, friends, and neighbors.
Daniel and his wife, Jennifer, were married March 4, 2006 and have a son, David. He is also survived by his sister, Christy Saaranen, husband Tim and son Kyle Upchurch of Minnesota. He is preceded in death by his parents, Don Honeycutt and Karen Henderson.
In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donations be made in Daniel’s honor to the Charity Rebuild Center. Donations may be made by check to “Baptists on Mission” and sent to 1333 W. Charity Rd., Rosehill, NC 28458. Donations may also be made online at
The memorial service for Daniel is Friday, October 1, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. Clyde’s Chapel Baptist Church, 16657 Buffalo Rd., Wendell, NC 27591.

For additional information or for service details, please reach out to the family directly.

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Our Promise

Apples to Apples

Just like all other licensed funeral homes in North Carolina, City of Oaks Cremation, LLC is regulated by the NC Board of Funeral Service.

The same laws that apply to the big corporate funeral homes also apply to the modest independently owned firms like ours. All crematories in North Carolina, regardless of who owns them, are inspected annually by the state and must adhere to the same rules and laws.

Genuine Care

We're committed to providing families within our community unsurpassed service before, during and after the time of loss.

Our staff will provide clear communication to your family through each step as we move forward from the original phone call notifying us of a death to the time we deliver the urn back to your family. We will treat your family with the utmost respect, as we honor the wishes of your loved one.

We promise to make this process affordable and as endurable as possible.

State Wide

Our Funeral Home is located in Wake County NC; however, we provide our services to families throughout the entire State.

Unlike other funeral homes, we don't charge an additional mileage fee. Regardless of what county you live in, we can help your family with making simple, affordable funeral arrangements. From Asheville to Wilmington, we're proud to help families statewide.

Our Services

Direct Cremation


Nobody likes surprise costs added in at the last minute. We guarantee you will not find any hidden charges here. We include everything you need for a simple or direct cremation. Simple, affordable and reliable. We have not changed the cost of our direct cremation service since we opened City of Oaks in 2012.

Cremation with Visitation


City of Oaks Funeral Home and Cremation provides an affordable cremation option with onsite visitation. Nobody likes surprise costs added in at the last minute. We guarantee you will not find any hidden charges here. Simple, affordable and reliable.

Immediate Burial


An immediate burial has the same end result as a traditional burial; however, we have eliminated the extra (sometimes unnecessary) services prior to getting to the cemetery. Not everyone wants an open casket for viewing or a limousine for the family. Despite the term immediate, we can move as fast as you need or as slow as you like. This option simply allows you to save money by eliminating some of the fancy extras at the funeral home.

Traditional Funeral


We offer the same traditional funeral services as the big corporately owned funeral homes in the area; however, we cost about half the amount. You might consider a traditional funeral service if your family is looking for an open casket visitation, a traditional church service or a funeral service in the funeral home's chapel. A traditional funeral service can be altered to fit the needs of your family.

Green Burial


This establishment is one of a select number of funeral homes who meet the criteria for providing green funeral service by the Green Burial Council; a tax-exempt, nonprofit organization working to encourage environmentally sustainability in the field of funeral service. Our Green options allow for a funeral to take place without the use of toxic and non-biodegradable materials/chemicals.

City of Oaks Funeral Home & Cremations