Genese Davis, 84, was born on Sept. 17, 1932, to Frank and Lillie Blaylock in Cumberland County, TN. She left this world Aug. 7, 2017, peacefully in her sleep.
She is survived by her sons, Gregg Davis (Pam), Lynn Davis (Janice) and Stan Davis (Kathy); daughters, June Sherrill and Susie Dickenson (Clarence); 19 grandchildren; and a host of great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Lillie Blaylock; husband, Richard Davis; son, Garland Brown; daughter, Janetta James; grandson, Jason James; granddaughter, Lois Smallwood; three infant granddaughters; son-in-laws, Benjamin Norrod, Thomas Sherrill and Newell James; and brother, Beryl S. Blaylock.
Family will receive friends on Wednesday, Aug. 9, from 5 to 8 p.m. at Crossville Memorial Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held on Thursday, Aug. 10, at Crossville Memorial Funeral Home at 1 p.m., with Kenny Alcorn officiating. Genese will be laid to rest in New Era Cemetery.
Crossville Memorial Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on August 10, 2017