David Edward Edgmon, 64, of Mossville, died Thursday, June 6 (2019). Funeral is 11 a.m., Monday, June 10, at Coffman Funeral Home Chapel in Harrison with Pastor Bobby Young, Pastor Vernon Fowler and Rolston McDuffie officiating. Burial will follow in the Mossville Cemetery under the direction of Coffman Funeral Home of Harrison.
He was born in Harrison on May 6, 1955. His parents are the late John Edward "J.E." and Goldie Mae (Dyer) Edgmon.
David had worked as a truck driver for many years, hauling lumber for F&H Lumber. He had lived most of his life in Newton County and was a member of the Lone Beech United Baptist Church. He was ordained as a minister of the gospel in 2017. He pastored the Wayton United Baptist Church from September 2017 until May 2019 when his health declined. He was married to Patricia Gail "Patsy" Criss on Aug. 17, 1974 in Johnson County.
He was preceded in death by two sisters, Gaylene Holt and Judy Kay Edgmon and a brother, Kevin Edgmon.
Survivors are his wife, Patsy; his children, Vanessa Gibbins, of Compton, Alison Klatt, of Green Forest and Leann Harp, of Harrison; his brothers, Marty Edgmon, of Mossville and Kendall Edgmon, of Low Gap; his sisters, Virdia Hampton, of Low Gap, Vicki Chandler, of Rogers and Michele Fierro, of Low Gap; his grandchildren; stepgrandchildren; great-stepgrandchildren and many relatives.
Pallbearers will be Evan Gibbins, Justin Klatt, Kevin Gibbins, Dallas Harness, Jarod Klatt, Lane Gibbins, Chase Gibbins, Marty Edgmon, Kendall Edgmon, Spanky Woods and Stanley Henderson.
Honorary pallbearers will be Shannon Gibbins, Daniel Klatt, Kevin Harp, nephews and members of the Lone Beech United Baptist Church, Wayton United Baptist Church and Harrison United Baptist Church.