BEECH ISLAND, S.C. - Funeral services for Mrs. Doris Deshontle Davis will be conducted Sunday afternoon, October 28, 2001, at 2 p.m. in the chapel of George Funeral Home Inc., Southside Chapel, 3175 Whiskey Road, Aiken, with Mr. Jerry Miller officiating. Interment will follow in Aiken Memorial Gardens, Aiken. Pallbearers for the service will be Tim Thomas, Danny Thomas, Greg Overlander, Chris Woodruff, Ted Crease and Jerry Dupiere. The family will receive friends Saturday evening, October 27, 2001, from 6-8 at the funeral home. Mrs. Davis, 70, of Beech Island, daughter of the late John Henry and Gertrude Mae Loftin Rogers, widow of Lockwood Davis, mother of Judy Davis Woodruff, Beech Island, Joanne Davis Thomas, Beech Island and Jeannie Shoptaw, Poplar Bluff, Mo.; sister of Jeff Rogers, Ft. Pierce, Fla.; grandmother of eight, great-grandmother of nine, and great-great-grandmother of one great-great-grandson, died Thursday evening, October 25, 2001, at University Hospital, Augusta, Ga. She was affectionately known as "Mama-Nanny" at Joannes Deli in Beech Island. George Funeral Homes Inc., Southside Chapel, 3175 Whiskey Road, Aiken, SC.
The Augusta Chronicle-October 27, 2001