Funeral services for Mrs. Reba Doris Gay Davidson, 77, of
Gainesboro, Tennessee, will be held at 3 P.M. on Sunday,
September 30, 2007, at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Pharris
Cemetery in the McCoinsville community of Jackson County.
The family will receive friends on Friday from 4 P. M. – 9 P.
M., Saturday from 10 A.M. – 9 P.M., and Sunday from 10 A.M.
until time of services.
Mrs. Davidson passed away on Wednesday, September 26,
2007, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center.
She was born June 9, 1930, in DeKalb County, TN, to the
late Ewin and Etta Arlene Gay. On September 6, 1947, she
was married to the late Bernice Lee Davidson, who passed
away September 10, 2006. She was the former owner of a
furniture store and a homemaker. She was of the Baptist faith.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in
death by 5 Brothers: J.L., Willie Otha, Willard, Sam, and
James Gay; and 2 Sisters: Gertie Tucker and Wilma Webb.
Survivors include 2 Sons: Richard Lee Davidson and
Thomas Eugene Davidson, both of Gainesboro, TN ; 1
Daughter: Deborah Faye Stone of Northville, MI; 2 Half –
Brothers: Joe F. Gay of Wyandotte, MI, and William Gay of
Sparta, TN; and 3 Half – Sisters: Allie Mae Parsley, Bertha
Leslie, and Carolyn Smith, all of Sparta, TN. 12
Grandchildren and 18 Great-Grandchildren also survive.
Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
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