Joe Sefus Davis


Joe Sefus Davis

Chickasaw County, Mississippi, USA
Death 20 Oct 1957 (aged 68)
Burial Old Houlka, Chickasaw County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 26118855 View Source
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Printed in the Times Post, Houston, Mississippi, dated October 24 1957

Services at Shiloh for Joe S Davis

Funeral services were held at Shiloh Baptist Church Monday afternoon at 2:30 for Joe S Davis, 69, who died suddenly Sunday afternoon. The Rev. Towery Ware officiated.

Burial was in Halsell Cemetery with Houlka National Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

He was a farmer of the Shiloh community, and a school bus driver for Houlka the past 20 years. He was a member of Shiloh Baptist Church and a lifelong resident of Chickasaw County.

He leaves his wife, Eula Thompson Davis, two sons, Edwin Davis of Okolona and William Walker Davis of Houlka; one daughter, Mrs. Ethelene Maharry of Lupton City, Tenn.; one brother, Clarence Davis of Memphis, two sisters, Mrs. Mattie Edwards of Meridian, Miss., and Mrs. Florence Cole of Pontotoc, Miss., and seven grandchildren.

Pallbearers were: Howard Grimes, W A Gordon, Loyd Hamblin, L A Turner, Edward Washington, Alvin Collums, Curtis Bryant and Derwood McCullough.

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  • Created by: Barbara Wiley Hamby
  • Added: 18 Apr 2008
  • Find a Grave Memorial 26118855
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Joe Sefus Davis (23 Dec 1888–20 Oct 1957), Find a Grave Memorial ID 26118855, citing Halsell Cemetery, Old Houlka, Chickasaw County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Barbara Wiley Hamby (contributor 46991563) .