Obituary: Verna Davis

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Verna Davis, 90, of Lewisburg, died Friday, Jan. 14, 2011, in NHC Lewisburg.

Mrs. Davis was a native of Toney, Ala. and daughter of the late Calvin Edward and Alma Carter Travis. She was retired from the Genesco Corporation. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star 318, VFW Ladies Auxiliary, and the Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Marine Brown and Estelle Robinson, and husband, Robert Leonard Davis Sr.

She is survived by one son, Robert "Bobby" L. (Clarice) Davis Jr. of Lewisburg; brother, Cal Travis Jr. of Toney, Ala.; three sisters, Jean Priest of Hazel Green, Ala., Brenda McFarlin of LaPorte, Texas, and Joyce Rucker of Huntsville, Ala.; granddaughter, Lisa Hargrove of Lewisburg; and great-granddaughter, Brandy Potts, also of Lewisburg.

Graveside services were conducted Monday, Jan. 17, in Lone Oak Cemetery.

London Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.