January 9, 1940 - June 12, 2022
A loving husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, brother, uncle and friend went to heaven to be with his Savior, Jesus Christ on Sunday, June 12, 2022 while in his home in Denham Springs surrounded by his loving family. Daniel was born on January 9, 1940 and was 82 years old. He was a native of Walker, Louisiana and a longtime resident of Denham Springs, Louisiana where he loved hunting, fishing, camping, traveling in his RV, and being a rabid LSU Fan. Daniel worked 32 years at Copolymer in the Analytical Lab as a Lab Technician. Daniel is survived by his loving wife Edna Purvis; daughters Cindy Staples and son-in-law John Staples, Darnell Claypool; son Daniel Purvis and daughter-in-law Malissa Purvis; son-in-law Duane Housley; grandchildren Bo Staples and wife Mary Michael, Rodney Housley and wife Mechelle, Michel Purvis and wife Kristen, Billy Claypool, Ryan Housley and wife Stephanie, Jonathan Purvis and wife Kayla, Zachary Staples, Desiree Price and husband George, Joshua Purvis, Danielle Nelson; great-grandchildren Mary Bowman Staples, Sarah Staples, Virginia Staples, Brantley Housley, Harper Housley, Victoria Purvis, Emily Purvis, Aubrey Housley, Shelbie Housley, River Price, Harley Nelson, Reagan Nelson; Siblings Pat Purvis, step-sister Connie Cooper; many in-laws, nephews and nieces. He was preceded in death by his daughter Toni Purvis Housley Richard, Parents Helen Richardson, Dean Purvis; stepfather Conrad Richardson, stepmother Judy Purvis; sibling Eric Purvis; son-in-law Rick Claypool, sister-in-law Cheryl Purvis and best friend Gerald Graham. Thank you to sister-in-law Ruth Graham for all her support and help. Thank you to Hospice Nurse Bernice and Nurse Aid Susie. Visitation will be held at Brandon G. Thompson Funeral Home, 7738 Florida Blvd. Denham Springs, La, Saturday June 18, 2022, from 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. Services will be officiated by Rev. Roger Dunlap. The interment will follow at Judson Baptist Church Cemetery.
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