Lola Mae Davis, 85, of Center

Lola Mae Davis, 85, of Center, passed away Monday, August 6, 2018, at her residence.


Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, August 7, 2018, at Watson & Sons Funeral Home in Center.  Funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, August 8, 2018, at Watson & Sons Chapel with Bro. Rusty Hall officiating.  Interment will follow at Strong Cemetery in Huxley.


Mrs. Davis was born December 12, 1932, in Shelbyville, to Frank Denby and Iva Scarborough Denby.  She enjoyed reading, gardening and cooking.  Her favorite times were those spent with family and friends.  Mrs. Davis was a member of Smyrna Missionary Baptist Church in Huxley.


She is survived by

Husband of 61 years: Buck Davis of Center



Lynn Davis and wife, Yolanda, of Center

Joyce Dean and husband, Junior, of Shelbyville

Howard Davis and wife, Patty, of Center



Tim Parker and wife, Emily, of Minden, Louisiana

Brittany Foster and husband, Matt, of Center

Josh Davis and wife, Lindsay, of Center

Clayton Dean of Shelbyville


Great Grandchildren:

Carson Parker

Case Parker

Roman Foster

Ivy Foster

Raylee Davis

Hayes Davis



Merle Farmer and husband, John, of Shreveport, Louisiana

Ola Bell Arney of Adrian, Missouri


Preceded in death by

Parents: Frank Denby and Iva Scarborough Denby

Sisters: Annie Ruth Coots, Fronie Moore


Pallbearers will be Tim Parker, Josh Davis, Danny Scarborough, Matt Foster, Billy Davis and Sonny Davis.  Honorary pallbearers will be Carson Parker, Clay Dean, John Koltonski and Roman Foster.


In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Smyrna Missionary Baptist Church, 177 CR 2450, Shelbyville, Texas 75973.


A special thanks to Affinity Hospice for their kind and compassionate care of our wife and mother.


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