Virgle L. Davis

Wednesday, July 31, 2002

Virgle L. Davis, 90, of Forrest City, died Friday, July 19, 2002, at the Baptist Hospital in Forrest City. She had been in poor health in the past several years.

She was born Sept. 20, 1911, in Tuckerman, the daughter of the late Raymond and Sadie Templeton Williams. She married Gibson Fisher Davis in 1930, and he preceded her in death in 1997. She had made her home in Forrest City most of her life, was a homemaker, and was a member of the Lindauer Road Church of Christ.

She is survived by two daughters, Stella Maye Hancock of Piggott and Mary Joan Taylor of Forrest City; three sons, William Gibson Davis of Jonesboro, Danny Kay Davis of Forrest City and Ray Fisher Davis of Columbia, Tenn.; 10 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and a host of other friends and relatives.

Funeral services were held 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 23, at Stevens Funeral Home in Forrest City, with Bro. Worley Ferguson officiating. Graveside services were held 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 23, at Arnold Cemetery near Swifton, under the direction of Stevens Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, the family request memorials be sent to Paragould Children's Home.