Hazel Daniels is the wife of late Country Music Hall of Fame member Charlie Daniels, he passed away at the age of 83 in a Hermitage, Tennessee, hospital after suffering a stroke.
Charlie survived by Hazel Daniels and their only son Charlie Daniels Jr. Furthermore, the couple was married for more than 50 years until his death. In the final days, Hazel and Charlie spent a normal life by attending Chruch and cooking food.
In an Interview with CNS News, the couple said “Now we have two different lifestyles, a home life where we live a pretty normal way, able to attend church, have our meals at home and do family things. Then there’s the road life, where we sleep moving down some highway, wake up in a different motel parking lot every morning,” and added “We try to maintain an exercise regimen, where everything is geared toward the night’s concert. Things can get a little hectic from time to time.”
She met Charlie Daniels when he was performing in Tulsa and Hazel caught his eye from across the room. In an interview with Newsok, Charlie recalled the memory and said “She came with a girlfriend of hers one night. And I said, ‘Hey I like that curvy little blonde over there. Hey how are you doin’?” he said.
Later, they married together in 1964 at Oklahoma and they have a son named Charlie Daniels Jr.
In 2008, Charlie was inducted Grand Ole Opry and Country Music Hall of Fame in 2016. In addition, he was nominated for six Grammy awards and won Best Country Vocal Performance for “Devil Went Down to Georgia.”
She stands 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighs around 56KG.