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Wilma R. Davis

November 7, 1924 - March 29, 2015

Obituary


Wilma Rose Davis age 90 of Harrogate, TN, mother of Rusty Davis and Becky Harvey, was born November 7, 1924 and passed away March 29, 2015 at the Claiborne County Nursing Home. She was a member of Hopewell Baptist Church where she taught Sunday School for over 30 years. Most recently she has been a member of Blairs Creek Baptist Church. She was a retired Middlesboro City School Teacher where she taught for over 30 years. Thereafter, she taught GED classes. She also was a Kentucky Colonel. She was preceded in death by her husband,...

Wilma Rose Davis age 90 of Harrogate, TN, mother of Rusty Davis and Becky Harvey, was born November 7, 1924 and passed away March 29, 2015 at the Claiborne County Nursing Home. She was a member of Hopewell Baptist Church where she taught Sunday School for over 30 years. Most recently she has been a member of Blairs Creek Baptist Church. She was a retired Middlesboro City School Teacher where she taught for over 30 years. Thereafter, she taught GED classes. She also was a Kentucky Colonel. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clyde Davis; parents, Henry & Mattie Goins Rose; brothers Joseph Wayne & James Paul Rose; Sisters, Elleen Murphy, Elta Irene Garland, Catherine Bernice Prater; sisters-in-law, Lavada Gambrell, Emma Wallace and brother-in-law, Randall Davis
She is survived by her Son and Daughter-in-law: Rusty & Debbie Davis
Daughter & Son-in-law: Becky & Joe Harvey
Grandchildren: Jeff (Ruth Ann) Davis, Shellie (T.J.) Noah, Joseph (Rachel) Davis, Tammy (Tim) Goan and Jeremy Sweet
Great Grandchildren: Emma Davis, Delia & Henry Noah, Kallie Rae Davis, Macy, Jade & Tilton Noah, Khristin, Kaitlin, Kameron, Kolton Goan, Jeremiah Sweet, Eli Sweet
Great Great Grandchild: Harper Goan
Brother-in-law: Wendell (Marilyn) Davis
Special Nephew: Danny Davis
Several nieces, nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends from 5 until 8 P.M. Tuesday March 31, 2015 at Coffey Funeral Home in Tazewell. Funeral service 11:00 A.M. Wednesday April 1, 2015 at Coffey Funeral Home Chapel. Burial in the Meador-Harrogate Cemetery.
Ministers: Rev. Travis Chumley and Rev. Joe Whitaker
Singer: David Painter
Pallbearers: Jeff Davis, Joseph Davis, Jeremy Sweet, Danny Davis, Elijah Earl, David Brooks, Tim Goan and Joe Harvey
Coffey Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.