|Birth: ||Jul. 29, 1912|
|Death: ||Sep. 16, 2009|
Daily Post Athenian
Lucile Nicholson Davis
Sep 16, 2009
Lucile Nicholson Davis, 97, of Athens, died Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2009, at Athens Regional Medical Center.
A native of Polk County, she was a daughter of the late R.T. and Ida Adelia Love Nicholson, and was also preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Hubert L. Davis Jr.; a son-in-law, Coach Dwain Farmer; three brothers; and three sisters. She was a member of Keith Memorial United Methodist Church for more than 50 years, a charter member of the Kanunsita Garden Club of Athens, and a member of the Child Welfare Society of Athens.
Survivors include two daughters and sons-in-law, Sheilah and Kenneth Grubb of Athens, and Anne and Charles Fleenor of Knoxville; one son and daughter-in-law, H. Lee and Carol Davis of Hanover, Md.; four granddaughters, Debbie Farmer Cole, Misti Farmer Baker, Kristie F. Atwood and husband Richard, and Mary Farmer Williams; four grandsons, Dalen Farmer and wife Auri, Dr. J.D. Fleenor and wife Missy, Matthew Fleenor, and Alan Davis; seven great-grandchildren, Megan Baker, Mandy Baker, Molly Baker, Josh Williams, Jim Williams, Davis Atwood, Lucianna Cole, Anna-Kathryn Fleenor and Byington Rhea; and one brother-in-law, Dr. William Davis.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Keith Memorial United Methodist Church with the Rev. Dennie Humphries officiating. Burial will follow in Cedar Grove Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at Jerry Smith Funeral Home. Pallbearers will be Dalen Farmer, J.D. Fleenor, Matt Fleenor, Richard Atwood, Josh Williams, Jim Williams, Johnny Grubb and Alan Davis. Honorary pallbearers will be special nephews Sonny Nicholson, Bob Nicholson, Charles Nicholson, Fred Nicholson, Pat Woody, Danny Frazier, Tommy Frazier, Ronald Massingale, Tommy Massingale, Dr. Lynn Massingale and Frankie Massingale.
The family suggests that memorial contributions be made to Keith Memorial United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 1, Athens, TN 37371-0001 or Tennessee Wesleyan College, P.O. Box 40, Athens, TN 37371-0040.
Jerry Smith Funeral Home is serving the family of Lucile Nicholson Davis.
R. T. Nicholson (1868 - 1966)
Ida Adelia Love Nicholson (1869 - 1945)
Hubert Lee Davis (1910 - 1988)
Sheilah Davis Grubb (1937 - 2014)*
Cedar Grove Cemetery
Created by: Glenda Rowland
Record added: Sep 17, 2009
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