Annie Lee Turner Davis
Submitted by crecord2010 on Tue, 05/07/2013 - 2:04pm
Funeral services for Annie Lee Turner Davis, 100, of Ratcliff, were held Monday, April 15, 2013 at 2 p.m. in the Carroway Funeral Home Chapel in Lufkin, Texas. Pastor Sam Brannon, the son of Patti Goehring, officiated. Interment followed in Calvary Cemetery in Trinity County, Texas.
Mrs. Davis was born Oct. 24, 1912 in Ratcliff to the late John and Annie (Farr) Turner, and died Thursday, April 11, 2013 in a local hospital.
A resident of Nogalus Prairie for most of her life, Mrs. Davis had resided in Lufkin since 1980. She was an expert seamstress and warm loving mother.
She married Daily Davis on April 12, 1930. Together they had a beautiful garden and yard. Clippings from their yard started many yards across Texas including Yorktown.
She was a member of Mt. Carmel Baptist Church.
Survivors include her daughters, Geraldine Goehring of Yorktown and Virginia Fenley of Lufkin; sons and daughters-in-law, John and Pam Davis of Lufkin and James and Odean Davis of Arkansas; 21 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; brother, Hubert Turner; sister, Dorothy Gray; and a number of nieces, nephews and other relatives.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Dailey Davis; daughter, Frances Davis; and son, Clifton Davis.
Pallbearers were Duke Goehring, Glen Goehring, Howard Goehring, Katie Goehring, Jennifer Carter and Kirby Goehring.
Honorary pallbearers were her grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren.
Memories and condolences may be added to her guest book at www.carrowayfuneralhome.com.
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