William Daniel “Danny” Aye, age 66, of Chase City, Virginia passed away Thursday, October 13, 2022 at his home. He was born December 13, 1955 in Hampton, Virginia and grew up in the Fort Mitchell and Chase City area.
He was preceded in death by his fathers, William Aye and George “Dick” Newby; his mother, Mary Ella Wallace Newby; and his brother, Raymond Aye.
Danny is survived by his two daughters, Chelsea Aye Hilsinger (Steve) and Vanessa Aye Williams (Brian); grandchildren, Kourtney (Grant), Gavin, Cameron, Greyson, and Nataly; and one great-granddaughter, Lainey. He is also survived by his sister, Joyce; friend and mother of his daughters, Wanda Aye Carroll; two special friends, Buddy Bowman and Shirley Newton; and several cousins, nieces and nephews.
Danny was a proud United States Navy Veteran serving from 1974 until 1978. He was a member of the Sons of the Confederacy Armistead-Hill-Goode Camp #749. He was the owner and operator of two successful businesses, Aye’s Upholstery and Buggs Island Upholstery and was well known for his upholstery work. Some of Danny’s favorite pastimes were hunting, coin collecting and farming. He also had a passion for History, especially Ancestry and Genealogy.
Visitation will be held Friday, October 21, 2022 from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Newcomb Allgood Funeral Home. The family is receiving friends at Danny’s home at all other times. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.newcomballgoodfh.com. Newcomb Allgood Funeral Home in Chase City will be handling the arrangements.