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John Edy Egerson

November 6, 1940 ~ August 24, 2020 (age 79)

Obituary

John Edy Egerson was born November 6, 1940, in Taylor, Mississippi, to Roy Lee Egerson and Geneva Norphlet Egerson. He accepted Christ into his life at an early age. He received his formal education at Taylor High School and later moved to Milwaukee, Wisconsin where he met and married Rebecca Windom.

John  retired from Inland Ryco where he was employed as a welder. He enjoyed painting cars, fishing, playing solitaire, and riding his Harley. If anyone ever needed him, he could always be found at his shop. 

John peacefully departed this life on Monday, August 24, 2020. His presence will be greatly missed.

He leaves to cherish his memories, two daughters: Sharon Evette Egerson and Cynthia Michelle Windom, both of Milwaukee WI; four grandsons: Deshaun (Kia) Egerson, John Egerson II, Devonte Egerson, Dejaun (Nikki) Windom, two granddaughters: Raneisha (Dale) White and Jasmine Egerson; 15 great grandchildren; three special aunts: Mae Fondren, Mildred Egerson and Lorrine Lockhart, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

John was preceded in death by his parents: Roy Lee and Geneva Egerson; brothers: Roy Lee Egerson, Jr., and Jerry Egerson;  sister: Aera Egerson and beloved ex-wife: Rebecca Egerson.

Please keep the Egerson family in your prayrs.

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Services

Limited Viewing (8 @ a time)
Saturday
September 5, 2020

11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
L. Hodges Funeral Service
38-F Hwy 334
Oxford, Mississippi 38655

Committal
Saturday
September 5, 2020

2:30 PM
Yacona Cemetrey
county Road 349
Taylor, MS 38673

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