Rosa Lee Hayes Davis

Sunday, December 15, 2013
Rosa Lee "Rosie" Hayes Davis

Rosa Lee Hayes Davis, 71, of Piggott, Ark., passed away December 11, 2013, at the NEA Baptist Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark.

She was born on August 15, 1942, in Pollard, Ark., and was the daughter of the late John Sherman Hayes and Dorothy Imogene Toombs.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her stepfather, Dee Dunlap and her brother, Donnie Dunlap.

Survivors include her husband of 54 years, Billie Wayne Davis; four children: Dennis Davis and wife Gayla, Lisa Mikel and husband Randy, Julie Banning and husband Troy and Bradley Dunlap and wife Melinda; eight grandchildren: Kitty Beakley Hatcher and husband Heath, Joseph Davis, Jacob Davis and wife Leandra, Jeffrey Davis and wife Ambra, Morgan Mikel, Taylor Hayes Davis, Tucker Davis Dunlap and Houston Payne Dunlap; five great-grandchildren: Riley Alan Hatcher, Jazzlyn Davis, Aubrie Davis, Drew Hatcher and Walker Johnson; two sisters: Faye Scheffler and husband Fred and Gale Young and husband Ronnie; two brothers: Harold Dunlap and wife Debbie and Gary Dunlap and wife Teresa and many other relatives and friends.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013, in the Emmanuel Baptist Church with Bro. Kevin Murray officiating. Burial was in New Hope Cemetery in Pollard, Ark. Pallbearers were Joseph Davis, Jacob Davis, Jeffrey Davis, Chad Dunlap, Dillion Conyers and Heath Hatcher. Honorary pallbearers were Andy Vangilder, Mike Andrews and Roger Eason. Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home of Piggott, Ark., was in charge of the arrangements. Visitation was held Friday evening at Emmanuel Baptist Church.

The family would like to thank everyone for their thoughts and prayers. Anyone wondering about memorials or flowers, please consider a donation in mom's honor to your favorite charity. Favorites are JDRF (Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation), Piggott BRAD Senior Citizens, Clay County 4-H, Piggott Community Center or the Piggott Public Library.

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