Peggy M. Davis of Covington passed away January 22, 2015, at the age of 84. A woman of strong Christian faith, Mrs. Davis was an active member of the First Baptist Church in Covington, where she faithfully attended the Murphy’s Gang Sunday School class. She was a loving and devoted wife, always very supportive of her husband’s ministry wherever he was led to serve. She devoted her time serving others, and was beloved by many people in the Covington area. Mrs. Davis was a master flower gardener, and enjoyed traveling, bird watching and square dancing. She was a wonderful mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Mrs. Davis was preceded in death by her parents, Roy and Cleon (Cook) McEachern.
Survivors include her husband of 66 years, Rev. Hugo M. Davis, Jr.; children and their spouses, Gary M. and Michelle E. Davis of Statesboro, J. Mark and Alison W. Davis of Covington, Kay D. DuBois of Winder; grandchildren, Brad C. Davis, Ben M. Davis, Lisa D. Domm, Ashley L. Davis, Kelly A. Kerr, Chase Davis, Taylor E. Pittman, Andrew M. Pittman, III; six great-grandchildren; sister, Jean M. Stanfield of Americus; and two nephews.
Funeral Services for Mrs. Davis will be held Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, 2 p.m., at the First Baptist Church in Covington, with Dr. Cody McNutt and Steve Aldridge officiating and interment following in Lawnwood Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at Caldwell & Cowan Funeral Home, 1215 Access Road, in Covington, Monday, January 26, from 5:00 – 8:00 PM. Flowers are accepted, or donations may be made to the First Baptist Church – Debt Reduction Fund, 1139 Usher Street NE, Covington, GA 30014.
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