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; a host of great grandchildren and great great grandchildren; brothers, Douglas Blaylock (Margaret) and Bill Blaylock; and sister, Kathy Vanmeter.
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; daughter-in-law, Irene Davis; brother, Beryl S. Blaylock; and sister-in-law, Patricia Blaylock.
A funeral service for Genese was held on Thursday, Aug. 10, at Crossville Memorial Funeral Home with Kenny Alcorn officiating. Genese was laid to rest in New Era Cemetery.
Published on August 15, 2017