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Dorothy Wilene Davis
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Dorothy Willene Davis 87, of Smithville passed from this life on Friday, December 9, 2016 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.


She was a retired factory worker, homemaker and member of Elizabeth Chapel Baptist Church.


She was born November 21, 1929 to the late Lester Samuel and Maude Mae Lafever Ford. 


In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Virgil Carl Davis; son, William Edgar Davis; grandson, B.J. Davis; 2 brothers, Lionel and Howard Ford; 2 sisters, Elizabeth Garrison and Treva Exum. 


She is survived by 1 daughter, Betty Frances Davis and 1 son, Carl Douglas Davis and wife Sandra of Smithville; 2 grandsons, Jacob and wife Dana Davis of Dowelltown, Jared and wife Kelli Davis of Smithville; 4 great-grandchildren, Kendall and Kloe Davis of Dowelltown and Kimber and Rhett Davis of Smithville; 1 sister, Helen and husband Ronnie Griffith of Nashville; several nieces and nephews also survive. 


Funeral services were conducted 2 p.m. Sunday, December 11, 2016 at DeKalb Funeral Chapel. Bro. Joel Wood and Bro. Bill Robertson officiated with burial following in Whorton Springs Cemetery. 




DeKalb Funeral Chapel, was in charge of the arrangements.






Smithville, TN


December 14, 2016