Obit: Mary Davis

Obit: Mary Davis

May 24th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Mary Ann "Babygirl" Davis, 68, passed away on Saturday, May 18, 2013, at a local hospital.Mary worked many years at St. Barnabas Nursing Home as a CNA. She was a member of the Church of God of Prophecy.Her hobbies include cooking and serving family and friends.Mary was preceded in death by her husband, Jessie Townsend; parents, Adam and Viola Ratchford Davis; brothers, Lawrence (Lillie Belle) Askew and Ronnie (Brenda) Davis; sister, Peggy Whatley.She was a devoted, loving and caring mother to Valorie McKibben. Other survivors include her grandchildren, Jacenta McKibben and Jeremiah McKibben; siblings, Bishop James Davis, William (Charlesett) Davis, Shirley (Bennie) Higgins; brother-in-law, Jimmy Whatley; host of nephews, nieces and friends.Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 25, 2013 in the Chapel with Bishop James Davis officiating.Interment in Forest Hills Cemetery.The body will lie in state after noon today and the family will receive friends from 6-7 p.m. at John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.