Rockdale Reporter, Thur., 17 May 2007
Edrith O. Davis, 80, of Rockdale for the past 37 years, died Saturday, May 12, 2007, in a Temple hospital. Services were at p.m. Tuesday, May 15, at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Rockdale with Daryl W. Geller of Junction officiating. Burial followed in Oak Lawn Cemetery in Rockdale.
Mrs. Davis, a homemaker was born May 6, 1927 in Marion Co., AL to Marvin McCarley and Ida Colburn.
She married Leslie Davis on May 4, 1946 in Hamilton, AL.
She was a member of the Rockdale VFW Post Ladies Auxiliary.
Mrs. Davis was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Wanda Thrasher; son, Bennie Ray Davis; brother, Lowell McCarley.
Survivors include husband Leslie N. Davis of Rockdale; three daughters, JoAnn Hammond of Rockdale, Leslie Karen Beck of Rockdale and Kim Jones and husband Stephen of Rockdale; 10 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers included Frank Davis, Roy Davis, Harley Davis, Keith McCarley, Stephen Jones and Daniel Hammond.
Honorary pallbearers were Don Hammond, Gerald Davis, Truitt Jones and Adam McLennan.