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Mildred Faye Davis

September 1, 1942 — August 20, 2023

Sparta, Tennessee

Mildred Faye Davis passed away on August 20, 2023 at her home in Sparta, Tennessee.

Mildred was born on September 1, 1942 in the Derossett Community in White County, Tennessee.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Samuel and Hallie Davis; brothers, Charles, Sammie, Darwin, and Jimmy.

She is survived by her brothers, Eddie Cotton Davis and Russian (Freida) Davis, and Carl Davis; daughters, Anna (Darryl) Erney and Amy (David) Pippin; sister-in-laws, Betty Davis and Joyce Davis; grandchildren, Nichole Stewart, Josh Erney, Amanda Henry, Zach Pippin, Matthew Erney, Neikka Starkey, Mykka Erney, and Morgan Pippin; 17 great-grandchildren; a host of nieces and nephews; and two special friends; Linda Kaye Owens and Sarah Fuqua Bennett.

Mildred lived in White County, Tennessee. She retired from the Buckboard to later go and serve as a Foster Grandparent for BonDeCroft Headstart and BonDeCroft Elementary. She was a member of BonDeCroft Baptist Church.

She loved spending time with her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers: Brandon Starkey, Matthew Erney, Joshua Erney, Grayson Henry, Connor Williams, and Nicholas Paris.

Honorary Pallbearers: Steven Henry and Tobby Culley

Arrangements:

There will be a visitation in the Chapel of Thurman Funeral Home on Tuesday, August 22, 2023 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM; visitation on August 23, 2023 in the Chapel of Thurman Funeral Home from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM with the funeral service beginning at 1:00 PM. Officiating the service will be Bro. Jason Lewis. Burial will be at Old Bon Air Cemetery.

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Service Schedule

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Visitation

Tuesday, August 22, 2023

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Central time)

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Visitation

Wednesday, August 23, 2023

11:00am - 1:00 pm (Central time)

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Funeral Service

Wednesday, August 23, 2023

1:00 - 1:30 pm (Central time)

Bro. Jason Lewis

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Burial

Wednesday, August 23, 2023

Starts at 2:00 pm (Central time)

Old Bon Air Cemetery

TN

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