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Interment following funeral service

Marshall Hill Baptist Church
Friday December 27th, 2019

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Marjorie Rae Davis

MARJORIE RAE PARTAIN DAVIS,  age 65 of Decatur, Tn. passed away Sunday, December 22, 2019, in Parkwest Medical Center in Knoxville, Tenn. She was a native and lifelong resident of McMinn County, Tenn. a daughter of the late Hillard and Nancy  Elizabeth "Lizzy" Clark Partain and preceded in death by Brother: Dallas Partain and Sister: Marie Owenby. She was a  Seamstress and housewife. She was a member of New Bethel Baptist Church.
Survivors include:

  • Husband of 47 years: Rev. Joseph (Joe) Davis of Decatur, Tenn.
  • Three Daughters and sons-in-law: Rolande and Anthony Moore of Decatur, Tenn. Jocelyn and Jason Green of Etowah, Tenn., Heather Davis of Decatur, Tn.
  • Five Grandchildren,
  • Two Great Grandchildren,
  • Nieces and nephews. 

Funeral services will be 12:00 Noon Friday, December 27, 2019 in Marshall Hill Baptist Church with Rev. Joe Davis officiating. Interment will follow in Niota Cemetery.

Active pallbearers will be Grandsons.

The body will lie-in-state from 11:00 - 12:00 at the church.

The family will receive friends from 5-7 Thursday in the funeral home.

Condolences may be sent to www.laycock-hobbs./notices/Marjorie-Davis.

Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home, Athens, Tenn. in charge of arrangements. 

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So sorry for the loss of a beautiful lady. Only found out today my friend had passed. Loved her like a sister. Joe and girls so sorry you lost this beautiful angel. Prayers for you all God bless

Diane Redmond Wattenbarger Dec 27 2019 12:00 AM

Prayers go out to Joe and the girls. She was a great lady. Praying for all of you

Carmen Fugate, Chelsea Jones, Parker Fugate Dec 27 2019 12:00 AM

Joe, was so sorry to here about your wife passing and will certainly be remembering you and your family in our prayers. Steve Green Blue Ridge,GA

Steve Green Blue Ridge, GA Dec 27 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Marjorie Davis

merita works Dec 25 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Marjorie Davis

Curtis Hicks. Dec 24 2019 12:00 AM