Mrs. Emma Louise Caradine Davis, 91, died Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012, at the Care Center in Aberdeen.
Graveside services will be held noon Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012 at Hatchett Cemetery in the Caradine Community with Rev. Steve Lampkin and Rev. Eric Davis officiating.
Visitation will be held 10-11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012 at Houston Funeral Home.
Houston Funeral Home of Houston is in charge of arrangements.
She was the widow of the late James Robert Davis of Caradine. A lifelong native of Clay County, she was born April 12, 1921, to Edward Patrick Caradine and Ethel Imogene Bean Caradine. Mrs. Davis was a retired employee for RiceStixx Company, Shannon Chair Co. and Daniels Department Store, all in Houston. She was a lifelong member of Foster’s Chapel United Methodist Church. She remained active with sewing, gardening and her family for most of her life.
Survivors include her son, Ed and his wife, Louise Davis of Starkville;grandsons, Christopher and his wife, Coree Davis of Crawford, Eric and his wife, Christine of Houston; brothers-in-law, Raymond Davis of Anchor and Billy Davis of Woodland. Additionally she leaves many cherished nieces and nephews she loved dearly.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Elsie Rivers Caradine Blankenship of West Point, Betty Sue Caradine Fitzpatrick of Houston; and brother, Harold Edward “Jack” Caradine of Okolona.
Pallbearers are Larry Davis, Tim Horner, Shan Moore, Rev. Steve Lampkin, Randy Simmons, Alberto Davis, and Jim Bell.
Honorary pallbearers are Dr. Keith Hayes, Dr. Vincent Barker, Dr. Kirk Yamato, Dr. William Calhoun, Dr. Barry Bertolet, Dr. Guillermo Hernandez, and all former pastors of Foster’s Chapel United Methodist Church.
A special thanks and appreciation is expressed to all the staff of Care Center of Aberdeen for their support and loving care.
Memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church Youth Ministery, P. O. Box 123, Houston, MS 38851.
Friends and family may sign and leave a message on the online register book at http://www.houstonfuneralhomems.com .