Judy Karen Davis

Thursday, February 9, 2012

Judy Karen Davis, 68, of Piggott, Ark., passed away Friday, Feb. 3, 2012, at the Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott, Ark.

She was born on May 27, 1943, in Pollard, Ark., and was the daughter of the late Arnold and Anita Elaine Johnson Hogard.

Her grandparents, Floyd and Mozell Johnson, whom she called "Mom and Dad," preceded her in death. Her granddaughter, Sarah Elaine, and half-brother, Steve Hogard, also preceded her in death.

She was united in marriage to Joe Davis on Sept. 2, 1962.

Her grandchildren and other children called her Meme.

Survivors include her husband, Joe Davis of Piggott, Ark.; son, Terry Davis and wife Sheila of Piggott, Ark.; daughter, Mona Davis of Little Rock, Ark.; five grandchildren, Luke, Jarrod, Sarah Nicole, Jacob and Becka; stepmother, Anita Flora Hogard of Piggott, Ark.; half sister, Renee Cary and husband Mike of Piggott, Ark., and many other relatives and friends.

Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2012, in the Hoggard & Sons Chapel with Charles Carrens officiating. Burial was in New Hope Cemetery in Pollard, Ark. Pallbearers were Luke Davis, Jarrod Davis, Chad Hogard, Corey Roberts, Brian Nagy and Perry Morrisett. Hoggard & Sons Funeral Home of Piggott, Ark., was in charge of the arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to: Arkansas Children's Hospital Foundation, 1 Children's Way, Slot 661, Little Rock, AR 72202, or the Make-A-Wish Foundation of America, Gift Processing Center, P.O. Box 6062, Albert Lea, MN 56007-6662.

Online guestbook: www.hoggardfuneralhome.com