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Opal Gray Davis Bishop
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Birth: Apr. 2, 1905
Wildersville
Henderson County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Dec. 8, 1991
Sparks
Washoe County
Nevada, USA

The Steele Enterprise, Steele, Missouri
Thursday, December 19, 1991

Opal Gray Davis Bishop, 85, died Sunday, December 8, 1991 in Sparks, Nevada.

Daughter of the late Garfield and Lucy Johnson Davis, she was born April 2, 1905 in Wildersville, Tenn. Two brothers, Luther and Jimmy Davis, both of Steele, Mo., also preceded her in death.

At the time of her death, Mrs. Bishop was a member of the Church of Christ of Sparks. She had been a faithful worshiper for 74 years.

Mrs. Bishop leaves one son, Robert Bishop Sr., of Sparks; a daughter, Carolyn Wiley of Lakewood, Colo.; a son-in-law, Dell Wiley, of Lakewood; one brother, Ray Davis, of Covina, Calif.; three sisters: Hazel Goodrich of Riverside, Calif., Alta Reed of Dexter, Mo., and Aldena Southern of Portageville, Mo.; five grandchildren, Robert Bishop, Jr., Michael Bishop, and Kimberly Bishop, all of Sparks; Melan Hall of Long Beach, Calif., Mark Wiley of Lakewood; and one great-grandson, Jeremy David Hall of Long Beach.

Funeral services were held at Oakdale Memorial Park on Friday, December 13, 1991, in Glendora, Calif., with Brother Gilbert Allen officiating.

Burial was at Oakdale Garden of Memory.

Pallbearers were Robert Bishop Jr., Mark Wiley, Michael Bishop, Won Young Ko, Jeff Brink, and Walter Hall.


 
 
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 Parents:
  Felix Garfield Davis (1880 - 1955)
  Lucy Bell Johnson Davis (1882 - 1948)
 
 Spouse:
  Marcus Bishop (1915 - 1985)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Luther Davis (1901 - 1957)*
  James Arlington Davis (1903 - 1988)*
  Opal Gray Davis Bishop (1905 - 1991)
  Alta Davis Reed (1915 - 2005)*
  Aldeena Davis Southern (1917 - 2008)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakwood Memorial Park
Chatsworth
Los Angeles County
California, USA
 
Created by: Frances Funderburk
Record added: Nov 08, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100366540
Opal Gray <i>Davis</i> Bishop
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