, 49, a native of Kannapolis, North Carolina, auto racing's "Intimidator" and a seven-time NASCAR Winston Cup champion, died on Sunday, February 18, 2001, from head injuries sustained in a last lap crash at the Daytona 500. Private funeral services are scheduled for Thursday, February 22, 2001, noon, at Calvary Church, Charlotte, North Carolina. Services will be broadcast live on Fox Sports Net. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Foundation for the Carolinas, In Honor of Dale Earnhardt, P.O. Box 34769, Charlotte, NC 28234-4769.