Daniel Edgeston

June 2, 1945 ~ December 3, 2019 (age 74)


Mr. Daniel Edgeston,74, was born June 2, 1945 to the late James and Beaula Edgeston in Falkner, MS. He departed this life on December 3, 2019 at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, MS.

He married Verser Murdock on October 24, 1971 and they were married for 48 years.  They had three children; Antonio Edgeston, Tamico Spann and Donna Knight.  Daniel worked and Bench Craft for 18 years.  He enjoyed gardening and spending time with family.  He also enjoyed being at home and would help anyone in need.  He was preceded in death by his father, James Edgeston; mother, Beaula Edgeston; five siblings, Mary Elizabeth Vanderbilt, Beatrice Davis, Willie James Edgeston, A.C. Edgeston, Nathaniel Edgeston, and Samuel Edgeston; and his son Antonio Edgeston.

He leaves to cherish his memories: his wife, Verser Edgeston of Ripley, MS; two daughters, Tamico (Maurice) Spann of Canton, MS and Donna (Lee) Knight of Southaven, MS; daughter-in-law, Victoria Edgeston of Blue Mountain, MS; son/nephew Bradley (Aukeava) Edgeston of Tiplersville, MS; four siblings: Rev. John (Lily Mae) Edgeston of Ripley, MS, Essie Ree Edgeston of Falkner, MS, Charlene Johnson of Ripley, MS and Mattie Louise Edgeston of Ripley, MS.

Visitation will be held Friday, December 13, 2019 from 12:00 noon-8:00 pm at Foster and Son Funeral Home in Ripley, MS; with the family present from 6:00 pm-8:00 pm. Service will be held Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 1:00 pm at Foster and Son Funeral Home Chapel in Ripley, MS. The body will lie in state one hour prior to service. Interment will follow at Ruckersville Cemetery in Falkner, MS. Services entrusted to Foster and Son Funeral Home in Ripley, MS. To view and sign the guest registry, please visit

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December 13, 2019

12:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Foster & Son Funeral Home
601 S. Line Street
Ripley, MS 38663

Funeral Service
December 14, 2019

1:00 PM
Foster and Son Chapel
601 S. Line St
Ripley, MS 38663

Interment following funeral service
December 14, 2019

Ruckersville Cemetery, Falkner

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