James Daniel Oliver, 54 years of age passed away Saturday November 19th, 2016 in Raleigh, NC. "Dan" was born June 11th, 1962 to the late Giles and Catherine Oliver. Dan is survived by his son Brent Oliver, daughter-in-law Ashley Oliver, and is now a guardian angel to his grandson, Brody Oliver of Raleigh, NC. Dan will be remembered for his heart of gold and deep voice that everyone enjoyed. Dan taught his son Brent how to work on cars, a passion they both shared together. Dan loved old muscle cars and spending time with his family and friends. Dan will be missed dearly.