Funeral Services for Mrs. Gwen Davis, 80, of Velma are scheduled for 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 27, 2010, at the Velma United Methodist Church with Pastor Kevin McKinley and Pastor Linda Lusnia officiating. Interment will follow at the New Velma Cemetery. Services are under the direction of Alexander Funeral Home of Ratliff City.


 Funeral Services for Mrs. Gwen Davis, 80, of Velma are scheduled for 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 27, 2010, at the Velma United Methodist Church with Pastor Kevin McKinley and Pastor Linda Lusnia officiating. Interment will follow at the New Velma Cemetery. Services are under the direction of Alexander Funeral Home of Ratliff City.

 

Gwen was born April 16, 1930, at Marlow to Mr. Andy Reuben Beasley and Mrs. Nancy Mae (Gibson) Beasley. She departed this life Thanksgiving morning, Nov. 25, 2010, at Healdton.

 

Gwen was raised at Marlow and has been a resident of this area since 1968. She and late Mr. J. C. Davis were united in marriage March of 1968, at Arkansas. He and Gwen went on many camping trips together. She was an excellent cook and loved to quilt, but most of all enjoyed the company of her grand kids. She was of the Baptist faith.

 

Preceding her in death is her parents; first husband, J.C. Shahan; and second husband, J.C. Davis.
Survivors include her daughter, Janette Wright and husband, Richard of Ratliff City; four stepchildren, Bev, Barbara, Dennis and James; three grandchildren; eight step grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; and one great-great-granddaughter.

 

Pallbearers are Bobby McCowan, Jay Strickland, Jesse Figueroa, Kevin Dunn, Chris Tivis, and James Pass.

 

Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.alexanderfuneralhome.org.