Nell Davis

Nell Davis

Posted: Tuesday, December 13, 2011 4:12 pm

The Messenger, December 13, 2011

Completed arrangements are being announced for Mary Nell (Roberts) Davis, 94, of Union City, formerly of Troy, who died Dec. 12, 2011, at Etheridge House in Union City.
Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, with the Rev. Judd Mowery officiating at Terrace Hill Cemetery in Troy. The family will receive friends at White & Mahon Funeral Home in Troy from noon-2 p.m. Wednesday.
Pallbearers will be John Davis, Rob Wells, Hunter Wells, David Shepherd and Chandler Shepherd.
The family requests that memorials be made to Troy United Methodist Church.
She was born Dec. 18, 1916, in Hornbeak, daughter of the late Walter and Nora (Rummage) Roberts. She had been married to Bill Davis, who died Oct. 23, 2005, and was a member of Troy United Methodist Church.
Survivors include her son and his wife, Jerry and Sandra Davis of Union City; two daughters and sons-in-law, Anita and Robert Wells of Paris and Mary and Joe Richardson of Newbern; six grandchildren, Jeff Richardson and Julie Shepherd, both of Newbern, Leigh Ann Bynum of Franklin, John Davis of San Francisco, Rob Wells of Paris and Hunter Wells of Murfreesboro; seven great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her great-grandchild, five brothers and four sisters.
Condolences may be sent to the family at the funeral home website: www.white-ranson.com.

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