Originally created 09/13/98

Mrs. Mabel Davis



Mrs. Mabel Motes Davis, 96, of Evans, died Friday, Sept. 11, 1998.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Damascus Baptist Church, Leah, Ga., with the Rev. Leon E. Anthony officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mrs. Davis, a native of Leah, was a former Columbia County resident and had lived in Georgia since 1972. She was a graduate of Bessie Tift College and Georgia State College, and had retired as a schoolteacher after 42 years of service in North Carolina schools. She had been a member of Damascus Baptist Church since 1914.

Survivors include a son, Paul Vernon Davis Jr., Evans; and three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Phil Blanchard, Oliver Owens, E.G. Meybohm, James Kile, Walter George Tankersley, Robert Tankersley and Mack Bartles.

Friends may call at Poteet Funeral Home, Wheeler Road.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.