Audrey May Burks Davenport
By Sparta Live | June 5, 2006 12:00 am
Audrey May Burks Davenport, 85, of Morrison, passed away June 2, 2006, at River Park Hospital, in McMinnville.
Davenport was born May 12, 1921, in Warren County, to Charlie H. Burks and Margie Hulett Burks.
She was a retired sales clerk and homemaker.
Davenport was preceded in death by her husband, Cecil Oren Davenport; her parents; granddaughter, LaShelle Bess; brothers, Granville Burks and Dalton Burks; sister, Eva Pistole; stepbrothers, Coy Dennis and Robert Dennis; and stepsisters, Thelma Burks and Lois Herndon.
Survivors include two sons and their spouses, Jim and Kay Davenport and Wayne and Joyce Davenport, all of Viola; one daughter and spouse, Maggie and Sam McLoud, of Morrison; seven grandchildren, Amy Hopf, Marla Cantrell, Mark Bess, LeAnne Perry, Matthew Davenport, Nedra Davenport and Brad Davenport; seven great-grandchildren; one sister, Iris Casey, of Doyle; and one brother, Loyd Burks, of Morrison.
Services were 3 p.m., June 4, 2006, at the chapel of High Funeral Home, in McMinnville, with burial in Caney Branch Cemetery. Bro. Kelly Lewis officiated.
High Funeral Home, in McMinnville, was in charge of arrangements.