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1935 Daniel 2022

Daniel Eaton

January 12, 1935 — July 18, 2022


Mr. Daniel Burnett Eaton, "Sonny" age 87 of Waynesboro, TN passed July 18, 2022 in Maury Regional Medical Center.

He was born January 12, 1935 in Wayne County to the late William "Bill" Eaton and Ruby Cleo Daniels Eaton. Mr. Eaton was a beloved husband, father and friend to many. He was a farmer and a member of Memorial Baptist Church.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a grandson, Brian Eaton and a son-in-law, Tim Gray.

Mr. Eaton was united in marriage to Margaret Suan Watson Eaton and to this union was blessed with five children: Daniel Dwight Eaton, Larry Dale Eaton and wife Paula, Cheryl Rena Dicus and husband Timothy, William Jonathan Eaton and wife Kayla and Anna Janelle Gray all of Waynesboro. Other survivors include eight grandchildren, Larry Joe Eaton, Glenda Gail Briley, Brandon Burns, Jeremy Burns, Tiffani Dicus, Daniel Gray, Tehya Hobbs and Joshua Eaton as well as several nieces and nephews.

A graveside service to celebrate the life of Mr. Eaton will be conducted Monday, July 25, 2022 at 1:00 p.m. at Mt. Hebron Cemetery in Wayne County with John Scoggins officiating and burial to follow.

A private family visitation will be held at Houston Baptist Church.

The family requests in lieu of flowers memorials be directed to the Mt. Hebron Cemetery fund at Wayne County Bank in memory of Mr. Eaton.

For those desiring to send flowers, the family has made arrangements locally with Jean's House of Flowers for delivery.

Medina Funeral Home and Cremation Service

302 W. Church Avenue Medina, TN 38355

731-783-1110 or

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Monday, July 25, 2022

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