Lucy W. Davis of Selmer, Tenn., was born July 19, 1939, in Chattaroy, the daughter of the late Daniel and Malissa Finley Watson. She departed this life on Tuesday, May 8, 2012, in Corinth, Miss., at the age of 72 years, 9 months, 19 days.
Ms. Davis worked at General Electric for approximately 12 years and at Dollar General for about 20 years. She was presently working part-time at Southwood Inn in Selmer. She enjoyed reading and watching sports. She was an Assembly of God.
She is survived by a daughter, Patsy Moore (Troy) and family of Selmer; three sons, Joey Davis (Connie) and family of Oakland, Tenn., Tommy Davis (Perry) of Selmer, Ty Davis of Selmer; two grandchildren, John Thomas Davis of Selmer, Joshua Davis of Selmer; four sisters, Annie Brewster of Chattaroy, Peggy Corea of Bakersfield, Calif., Bessie Watson of Chattaroy, Millie Kaseeska of Tampa, Fla.; five brothers, Jim Watson of Bluefield, Ky., Louie Watson of Lucasville, Ohio, Joe Watson of Chillicothe, Ohio, Bill Watson of Williamson, Tony Watson of Newark, N.J.; her stepmother, Ethel Watson of Richlands, Va.; and a host of extended family and friends.
In addition to her parents, Ms. Davis was preceded in death by two sisters, Wanda Faye Craven and Barbara Coldwell.
Services will be held on May 12, at 1 p.m. at Shackelford Funeral Directors in Selmer, with Bro. Clint Overton officiating.