Marjorie Rae (Partain) Davis

June 10, 1954 ~ December 22, 2019 (age 65)


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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December 26, 2019

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home
521 N. Jackson Street
Athens, TN 37303

Funeral Service
December 27, 2019

12:00 PM
Marshall Hill Baptist Church
621 CR 255
Niota, TN 37826

Interment following funeral service
December 27, 2019

Niota Cemetery
Wilson Street
Niota, TN 37826

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