Daisy Darden Beasley, 77
by Halei Lamb | August 8, 2018 4:48 pm
A graveside funeral service for Daisy Darden Beasley, 77, of Reidsville was held Wednesday, August 1, 2018, at 10 a.m. in the Oak Park City Cemetery with Pastor Michael Plowman officiating. She died Monday, July 30, 2018, in the Community Hospice House in Vidalia following an extended illness.
Mrs. Daisy Darden Beasley was a native of Montgomery County, living in Toombs County and Oak Park most of her life, and in Reidsville for the past three years. Beasley worked at Oxford Industries for several years, at Oak Park School in the lunchroom, and was a school bus driver for the Emanuel County School System. She also worked as a food service manager for the Georgia Department of Corrections in Reidsville. Beasley was a member of Liberty Baptist Church in Lyons, and was a former charter member of United Fellowship Baptist Church in Oak Park. She was preceded in death by her parents, Johnny Darden Sr. and Geneva Curl Darden; two sisters, Team Smith and Rosie Powell; and two brothers, Johnny Darden Jr. and Jim Darden.
Survivors include two children, Jan (David) Durrence of Reidsville and Fredrick Toole of Athens; two sisters, Evelyn (Richard) Herring and Christine Cone, all of Lyons; two brothers, Jackie (Miriam) Darden of Vidalia and Billie (Marilyn) Darden of Lyons; 14 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren; and a host of several nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Liberty Baptist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 410, Lyons GA 30436, or the Community Hospice Foundation, P.O. Box 2277, Vidalia GA 30475.
Ronald V. Hall Funeral Home of Vidalia was in charge of arrangements.