We at the Cottage Ministry would like to extend our deepest sympathy to the family of Officer Daniel. May the Lord be with you during this time of grief.
Pastor Mike and Linda Moon
May the God of all comfort help the family get through this difficult time.
My prayers go out to all of you during this tragic time. Keep him in your heart and he will be with you forever. God Bless and take care.
To the family and friends of Officer Daniel
May your memories of Officer Daniel bring a smile to your face. We are thankful for his service.
Loss but he will not be forgotten by all those that knew him for a long time and those that just heard of his heroism just recently. He was killed doing what he like, helping people and we will never forget that. The family is in our prayers. Psalms 55:22
Prayers to the family. Thanks for the years of service you gave to us.
My condolences to all in the Daniel family. May the GOD of All Comfort be with you in your time of grief (2 Cor. 1:3-5).
Elgin is a true servant and he exemplified it through his relationships with others...through family relationships, his police career, coaching little league baseball, etc. by going out of his way to help and be a blessing to people he came in contact with.
I had the privilege of coaching baseball with Elgin for 9 years at Gresham Park and learned so much from him about character building, teamwork and instilling positive experiences in the lives of our players.
God's word states that "whoever wants to be great must become a servant.". He measures greatness in terms of how many people you serve. Therefore, last Monday he needed another great servant to enter into his kingdom and you were chosen...Congratulations on your promotion...
Teresa & Family we love you and thank you for allowing me to express remarks at the Home going Celebration...Remember nothing is lost when you know where it is...
To the Daniel family our prayers are with you at this time. Meeting Elgin was my honor and getting to see the son, Gabriel, he has reared into a man reflects his principles. He will be missed, but his legacy lives through his children. God bless you all.
My most sincerest condolences to the family, friends, and colleagues of Elgin. I was one of his sergeants at DeKalb P.D., and noticed his dedication and service to the job he decided to do, those many years ago. I regret not being able to attend his homegoing, but bear in mind; I just know he will remain in your loving hearts and memories.
Remember when things appear to be unbearable, trust in God, and think of Elgin.
With the love of God and each other, your loss will become easier to bear. Cherish all the wonderful memories you hold in your heart.
Your church family will be there when and if you ever need us.
Our heartfelt sympathies to Officer Daniels' family and friends!
To the Daniel family our heart go out to y'all just remember God is still in control. So stay strong and everything will be alright.
Leon, LL & Karen Nolton
Our prayers are with the Daniel family during this trying time. May peace, love, joy & blessings abound in you all. God will sustain you.
With heartfelt Sympathy to the Family of Officer Daniel. Citizen of Henry Co
Our prayers are with the family as this time of loss. As a citizen of Dekalb, I thank him for his service and sacrifice. God bless you.
It saddens me to hear the loss of your loved one. AlthoughI did not know Officer Daniel, my heart aches hearing of his loss in helping others. I pray that God gives his family comfort and peace knowing that Officer Daniel touched so many lives throughout his presence on this earth. Sincerely,
May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief.
Our condolences to the Daniel's Family. God heals the broken hearted.
Officer Daniel, Thanks for your Services to the City of Stockbridge, Ga
Just a stranger sending you my deepest sympathy. It is obvious Officer Daniel was a loving husband and dedicated father. May God help you through this, as Elgin now rest in his arms.
With Deepest Sympathy! Day Shift Henry County Sheriff Office.
To Teresa Daniel and family...it was only a few moments ago(fri 11-17-2012-10:00am) that i realized that this officer was your beloved husband. we met at your mother's funeral--aunt mary. i am emanuel west; the husband of frances dixon(bay bay). we are both deeply saddened and share in your loss. i am a preacher and had prior commitments for today; if not we sure would have honored you all with our presence. we love you and know that Yahweh will carry you in this moment of sorrow...frances & emanuel
The Lord is your light and your salvation...The Lord is the strength of your life...May His strength and light carry you and your family and His peace guard your hearts during this difficult time. Our sincere condolences.
Please accept my deepest sympathy for your loss. Turn to God in prayer for he is the healer of broken hearts.-Psalm 147:3
Our prayers are with you during this time of sorrow.
Kezia, Eric Jr.& Anthony
Our thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort.
“they will rest from their labor, for their deeds will follow them.”
Officer Daniel, thank you for your service.
Celebrating a life well lived.
My condolences to the Daniel Family; May you find comfort knowing that Elgin was admired by all who knew him. I had the pleasure of knowing him as a classmate at Price High School.
Elgin, thank you for your service to Henry County. (R.I.P.)
PLEASE EXCEPT MY CONDOLENCES ON YOUR LOVE ONE. I DID NOT KNOW ELGIN PERSONALLY BUT I FELT THE HURT BEHIND THE TRAJEDY OF THE OFFICERS. I WILL PRAY THAT GOD CONTINUES TO HOLD THE REST OF THE FAMILY UP WITH UNDERSTANDING AND BLESSINGS. MAY GOD REST OVER YOUR HOUSE WITH LOVE.
Very sad too hear about my classmate, When we attended Slater, I remember Elgin and his friends excited about our up coming 6th grade prom, who they would ask out. We were all excited.
Then we graduated, to attend Price High. Elgin played football and was a good student. We were the graduating class of 1977.
I'm grateful to have known him, and proud too see the man he became.
He was such a quiet presence with a good heart.
May God add a blessing to the reading of his word.
Elgin was a High School Classmate. From what I hear, he remained the Gentleman that he was during our years at Luther Judson Price High School. God I pray that You lift and comfort the Daniels Family through this trial. We are comfortable by Your Word that says to be absent from the body is to be present with YOU. Our Brother Elgin is resting now with YOU!
Peace and Blessings,
Elder Timothy Godfrey, Roseville CA.
My Condolences Goes Out To The Daniel Family. Lt. Daniel was an awesome Officer, Husband, Father, Son. Brother, Friend, & So On Who was loved by all. Dear Friend, I will truly miss you. You was quite but had a Heart of Gold, Full of love and So much Inspiration. Lt wear your wings proud while you patrol the Streets Of Gold. May God Bless You All!!
My Condolences Goes Out To The Daniel Family. Lt. Daniel was an awesome Officer, Husband, Father, Son. Brother, Friend, & So On Who was loved by all. Dear Friend, I will truely miss you. You was quite but had a Heart of Gold, Full of love and So much Inspiration. Lt wear your wings proud while you patrol the Streets Of Gold. May God Bless You All!!
Our prayers are with your family, during your time of sorrow.
The McHenry Family
My prayers are with your family this evening. We know in our hearts that God called his son home. May the spirit of God bless this family and give them the strength needed during this time. Officer Daniel was one of a kind and will be truly missed by every life he touched. McKinzie Family (Decatur, Georgia)
You are in our hearts, our thoughts, and our prayers. Pitts and Boone Family (Jasper)
May God Bless & Keep you in your time of sorry Officer Daniel was a truly wonderful Human being I meet him @ Andrews College in Cuthbert Ga he was a joy to know.
Ruby, Delores, Aubrey
I only knew Officer Daniel for a brief few minutes after he responded to an accident in front of my house. It seems I only realize now how his treatment to myself, my neighbor, and the accident victim was above and beyond the call of duty. My sympathies go out to the family and all who knew him. He will be missed.
May god bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. From classmate.
Our Condolence goes out to the Daniels Family. He will truly be missed from us all.
Take comfort in knowing that now you have a special guardian angel to watch over you.
The goodness in a person is shown by his good deeds. I am a have been a resident in Henry County for approximately five years. I only have good praises for the police in Ellenwood and Stockbridge. Whenever I had a problem, the police department always acted promptly. By his heroic actions in the incident which caused his life, I know that he gave his all and will receive his award in Heaven.
May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived.
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
The Daniel Family,our prayers are with you on the loss of your love one. May God's love bless and keep you.
The Whatley Family,Rome GA
My heart felt prayers for the family of Officer Daniel. We mourn with you and stand with you praying for God's comfort. Chaplain Stan Owen, Clayton County Sheriff's Office
Although no words can really help to ease the loss you bear, just know that you and your family are very close in every thought and prayer. May the peace of God guard your hearts.
Office Daniel,I didn't know you,thank you for serving our county for the past two years,may God bless you,and your family.
Condolences to the family of Elgin L. Daniel. May you cherish your fond memories and continue to rely on God's word for strength and comfort, during this time of loss. [Isaiah 12:2 and Romans 15:4]
With Deepest Sympathy To The Family. Our Prayers are With You. May God Strengthen Your Hearts During The Time Of The Loss of Your Love One.
To the Daniel/Thomas Family, please accept our sincere condolences during this time. Know that we are praying for you. Love Elder Roderick & Angela Bass Benson
Blessed and proud to have known this man with such a sweet soul !! Always had a smile and a kind word. He will be missed!
Praying for peace and comfort for his family.
Ansley Park Community
As a dispatcher, the main part to our job is to make sure our officers go home safe at night, and this tragedy was something beyond our control. North end radio will not be the same not hearing his voice every night. Thoughts and prayers to your family. RIP 346
I was very fortunate to have worked with both Elgin and Teresa at DKPD. Words cannot not express the sadness I felt when I heard the news. May God give you strength Teresa during this difficult time. God has truly received another Angel.
Rest in peace, My Brother. You were a very good law enforcement officer.
To The Daniel Family, you are forever in my prayers, The Lord in heaven grant each of you his peace & strength. My children and I all have great memories of a young Elgin, as he played with them in Carver Homes. We thank God for such a wonderful man.
So sorry about your loss...with deepest sympathy to the family and those who knew and cared for him.
To the Daniel Family, Mrs. Doris Thomas: My heart was sadden to hear of the loss of Officer Daniel. May God hold you and your family close at this time and may you find peace in knowing that Officer Daniel is with the Father in heaven. You are not alone, God is right by your side. Lean on Him and know that He will never let you go.
My Prayers are with the family...Lt. Daniel, you will truly be missed....With My Deepest of Sympathy.
As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.
GOD Bless this family. We were blessed to have him work with us a month or so in Background and Recruiting. He was so very kind, spoke often of his loving family, and truely had such a sweet spirit about him! He is shining in Heaven.
Praying for the Daniel Family. I worked with Officer Daniel a few times on animal calls. It was always comforting to know he had my back in a possible dangerous situation. Thank you from the Animal Control Department of Henry County.
To The Entire Daniel Family our prayers are with each one of you. My sister, My brother, & my self lived near Elgin & his family for many years in Carver Homes, he will be greatly missed. Love Bernard Warren, Terri Warren, & Sherri Hall.
As a resident of Stockbridge, our prayers go out to the Daniel family. May you find comfort in knowing that some many are praying for you during this difficult time. Your loss is a tremendous loss for all the residents of Henry County.
I'm so sorry to hear about your loss. God Bless you and your family.
Patricia Gilbert (APD)
God looked down , from on high, and said " I know what I will do, I will send down ANGELS, to watch my people, I'll dress them in RED and BLUE !!" For you , Ofc. Elgin Daniel , one of those ANGELS, dressed in BLUE..REMEMBER, we can NEVER pay an officer, fireman, or soldier, their TRUE worth!
Words can not express how deeply I feel over the loss of Elgin. I had the pleasure of working with both Teresa and Elgin for over 20 years at Dekalb. Elgin was a very good person. He was a great officer and supervisor. He was very quiet and easy going. He knew how to make you laugh. I will miss your smile. I am praying for your family and may God Bless you and comfort you during this most difficult time.
To the family, you are in my prayers.
Remember, if He brings you to it, He will take you through it.
We were lucky enough to work with Elgin at DeKalb. He is an outstanding man who loved his family dearly
You were a great man and you will be missed. Rest in peace my brother.
Sorry for your lost, but just remember and know that GOD is in control and the family will forever be in our prayers ..
The Daniel Family, During this time of sadness may you find comfort in the sympathy expressed by your friends and loved ones. Deepest family ..Retired Dekalb Co/Comm.Div
RIP Officer Daniel. My deepest Sympathies and prayers to your immediate family and your family in blue. You are at God's side in Heaven. You will never be forgotten. Thank you for your service.
A brother in blue from Chicago.
I served on the DKPD with Lt. Elgin L. Daniel. He was a great friend and fellow officer for many years. May the Lord give you strength during this time of bereavement.
My prayers go out to the Daniel Family. you all have my deepest sympathy.Elgin was a great guy, having gone to school with him since 1st grade. i know he was a HERO. he will be missed i'm sure. He is in the arms of the lord,and safe now. so young,but such a great life R.I.P.
Reginald Goodman classmate from Slater,and Price
We offer our sincere sympathy, respect and prayers for Officer Daniel and his family.
Spruce & Laura Kimball, McDonough GA
Thank you Officer Daniel for serving the citizens of Dekalb & Henry Counties. Prayers going for you and your family and the Departments, God bless you.
I am so sorry for your loss. I did not know Mr. Daniel personally, but I live in Henry County, and I appreciate the fine law enforcement he contributed to, and I am so sad for his death at too young an age
Elgin, thank you for always having a kind word, you were truly a genuine good soul. It was a blessing to us all on the North End every day you were at work. You will be missed and your Eve Watch Crew misses you and are desparately trying to cope with the loss of a friend and brother in blue. God Bless your family and know that you will always be in our hearts. Sincerely, HCPD North Precinct Trish
I was fortunate to meet and work with Elgin and Teresa at DeKalb County. My prayers are with you all during this difficult time.
I didn't know officer Daniel. but I am truly sad by the loss of this officer he was just trying to help someone else out. He lost his life that night but now lives with jesus and helping him. God be with his family.
May God be with you and your family, Heaven received A angel.
The Benjamins Cleveland Ny.
Please accept my sincere condolences in the loss of Officer Daniel. As a recent Henry County government retiree, I was heartbroken to hear someone in my "work family" had lost his life on this earth, especially while serving others. May you find comfort in the knowledge so many are praying for God's grace for your family. Susan Craig, McDonough, Georgia
May God bless and comfort the family during this time of sorrow. I had the pleasure of meeting Lt. Daniel when I worked morning watch in Central Records for DKPD, just a few years ago.
Teresa, I am so very sorry for your loss. My prayers are certainly with you and your entire family during this trying time. I pray that the Lord will grant you peace, understanding and comfort during this extremely hard time. You and Elgin will forever be a part of the DeKalb County Police Family. He will be missed.....".R.I.P LT"
This is a very sad accident for the law enforcement officers but yet a reminder of how precious life is too the officers that put on the badge everday to protect the citizens officer Daniel's and his family my thoughts and prayers are with you may God continue to bless you and keep you during this horrible time and trust and know that God is able and a healer to comfort you soul
My condolences to the Daniel family and all extended families as wel. May you find comfort leaning on the only man that can heal all hearts in due time.
Officer Daniel was such a sweet and friendly man, when he came to the office he was always so pleasant to be around. My prayers truly go out to his family, may God give them peace during this time. Thank you Elgin for your service to the community. You will be missed.
Thank you Officer Daniel for your life's work as a public servant. Your dedication and loyalty to your family and career is one to behold and honor. What a wonderful Officer...what a wonderful man. My thoughts and prayers are with the family during this difficult time. May God bless you and comfort you.
R.I.P Cousin Elgin.... My deepest sympathy goes out to the Daniel family
Our prayers are with you!!
I will always remember Officer Daniel. He will be greatly missed and I will always remember the many good times and knowledge that he passed along to us all. Not a day will go by that I will not smile and remember the meaningful things that he said to me. He is with The Lord.
Thank you for your service & for being so dedicated to the citizens of Henry Cty & most of all your fellow brothers in blue. Our prayers go out to your family. Praying for peace & comfort during this difficult time. God Bless!!
On behalf of the Technology Services Department of Henry County, we offer our deepest sympathy as we grieve the loss of one of our own. All Henry County citizens are endowed to the sacrifice Officer Daniel has made to our community. - Clark Rainer, Henry County Technology Services Director
May the comfort of God help and comfort you all during this difficult time.
With deepest sympathy,
I really enjoyed getting to know Elgin. He was always a friendly face when I saw him around the Department. He told me the funniest story I ever heard about Law Enforcement. I am blessed to have had the opportunity to get to know him, and learn from his experience. I will miss him.
Lieutenant V.T. Rosen
Henry County Police Department
My Deepest Sympathy goes out to you and your family Ms. Teresa. I know GOD will see you and your family thru this difficult time. Prayers to you & your family.
Kwon, Dekalb County Computer Support
Gabe and Family,
Coach Pate and I are so saddened to hear of your loss. Our prayers are with you today and the days to come.
Love in Christ,
Coach, Ms. Kim and Will
To the Daniel family I send my prayers and continued support for his service in law enforcement. I did not know Elgin but as a former Henry County Police SGT I treat every officer there as family. I am sorry for your loss but know that God is able in this your time of need. God bless you.
Palmerin BEAR Thomas
Lt. Daniel coached my son in basketball and I will always remember kindness and his passion for leading young men. God has called home an angel and his name is Elgin Daniel. Our prayers are with his family during this difficult time.
With Deepest Sympathy,
Prayerfully thinking of all of you during this sorrowful time.(Rev.20:12,13)
WITH DEEPEST SYMPATHY TO THE DANIEL FAMILY AND TO THE HENRY AND DEKALB POLICE AGENCIES.
To the Daniel Family:
Another fallen star that shined so bright in the lives of so many. Elgin has always been a person with a humble and charismatic personality in elementary and high school. He carried that same personality as a honorable law enforcement officer for Dekalb and Henry County. The Class of 1977 of L.J. Price High School hearts are very heavy and we share this love and lost for one so dear. together we will all continue to look to the hills which our help will come from. You have your wings now so fly!
Classmate (Slater elementary and Price High)
Rest In Peace Elgin. May God be with your family in the days to come. The thin blue line has lost another one of the good one's.
I will always be grateful to Officer Daniel and remember him well when he helped me and my son some 20 years ago in Dekalb County. Our car had broken down and he stopped to help us. My deepest sympathies to your family. God has taken home another good man.
Elgin was an example of what a man should be and what men should strive to be.A true godly servant of his family, friends and the community. Our friendship began as college freshmen in 1977 and I thank God for your friendship. You were given an assignment and now that assignment is complete, you have been promoted and now you have a seat with the King. and
Another"Angel in Blue" has paid the ultimate price, May God bless and comfort this family!
Rest In Peace Brother. With Deepest Sympathy.
Capt. (Retired) David M. Perkins (Chamblee PD) and Bonnie Perkins
To the family, I send you my thoughts and prayers for this difficult time. I hope it helps to know that others care.
To the Daniel Family:
We hope you find peace and comfort in knowing that "...the righteous is taken away from the evil to come." Isaiah 57:1. We are so sorry to hear of your loss, and for someone, so young, to die so soon.
The Thompson Family-(Mrs. Bobbie Thompson, Patrice, Marcus, Patricia, and, William (Scooby); we all lived on the same street in, what used to be, Carver Homes.
My heart goes out to you and your family. There is no words that can express the gratitude I have for his contribution to protecting our citizens over the years. Prayers for your family
Sorry for your loss. May the God of Comfort (2 Cor 1:3 ) comfort you during this time.
To the Family of Officer Elgin L Daniel: I am keeping you all in my prayers. My cousin, John Cook, Jr., was the injuried roadside assistance worker at that some accident scene. Now your family and ours will forever be joined as we seek to understand why this happened to our loved ones. We must rest in the assurance God will sustain us in the days to come. Janice L. Cook
I love the strength of community in Henry County as well as the great group of people that we've seen growing up here; Officer Daniel was a great man, a prime example of a good friend, dad, neighbor and server. May we all remember the impact he had on each of us.
Praying for your family during this time. Thank you for your service.
R.I.P U ARE A HERO. GOD GOT AN ANGEL TODAY.
With deepest sympathy. Rest in paradise.
My prayers go out to his family. My deepest sympathies.
You are now with God. I will miss you. Farewell my brother, my mentor, and my teacher for the past year.
You are now with God. I salute you as a true Blue hero. Farewell my brother, my mentor, and my teacher for the past year.
Our prayers are with the family and friends of Officer Daniel. We are so sorry this terrible event occurred.
My hearts goes out to you and your family. Your dedication, service and sacrifice is so appreciated. I know in my soul that our heavenly father needed you, but you will be missed here.
One day I too will have the opportunity to tell you in spirit of my appreciation.
O Lord our heavenly Father, whose blessed Son came not to be served but to serve. My thoughts and prayers are with the family. Rest in peace my brother Elgin.
Pauline Johnson - Holder
Luther Judson Price High School Class of 1977
We are so sad about Officer Daniel. Our prayers are with his family and his coworkers with Henry County PD.
He worked for me on Evening Watch North and I will miss his easy going manner and how funny he was when you got to know him. He will be missed by all those who knew him like I did and all those he touched with his generosity and kindness. Your family is in my prayers. Sgt. Woody Fowler, HCPD
Elgin was a very pleasant man, always helpful to me in CID @ Dekalb. I know he will be missed by many of his friends & family. My prayers go out to his family and always remember God is with you and will help you through this trying time. God Bless You, Elgin.