Verona Davis

Monday, November 1, 2004

MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Verona Loveda Davis, 76, of Marble Hill died Saturday, Oct. 30, 2004, at the Elder Care Center of Marble Hill.

She was born March 4, 1928, daughter of Leo and Leona Randall Brown. She and Charles Davis were married in 1947. He died Feb. 2, 1992.

Davis was a retired cook for River Transportation Barge Line and a former member of the VFW Ladies Auxilary. She was a member of New Sylvan Baptist Church.

Survivors include four sons, Clifton Davis of Marble Hill, Larry Davis of Burfordville, Mo., Don Davis of Dyersburg, Tenn., and Wayne Davis of Milford, Del.; a sister, Juanita McGee of Union City, Tenn.; three brothers, Charles Brown of Marble Hill, Glen Brown of Jackson, Loyd Brown of North Dakota; five grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two brothers and a grandson.

Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Hutchings Funeral Chapel.

Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral chapel, with the Rev. David Jordan officiating. Burial will be in Mount Zion Cemetery.