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Linda Faye Davis

October 31, 1964 ~ June 9, 2020 (age 55)


Sister Linda F. Davis was 55, and departed this life on Tuesday June 9, 2020 in Florence County. She was the wife of Alton Davis. 

Funeral services are scheduled to be held at the Henry L. Jackson Memorial Park on Tuesday June 16, 2020 at 2:00 pm. She will be laid to rest at the Smithboro Cemetery, Smithboro, SC. The family will provide a guest list of 50 or less people. Services will be live stream on the Jackson & McGill Facebook Page. 

Proverbs 31 10-12 (KJV) Who can find a virtuous woman? for her price is far above rubies.  The heart of her husband doth safely trust in her, so that he shall have no need of spoil. She will do him good and not evil all the days of her life.

Proverbs 31:28-30 King James Version (KJV)   Her children arise up, and call her blessed; her husband also, and he praiseth her. Many daughters have done virtuously, but thou excellest them all. Favour is deceitful, and beauty is vain: but a woman that feareth the Lord, she shall be praised.

Mrs.Linda Faye Davis was born omg October 31, 1964 in Dillon, South Carolina to the late Mr. James Gerald and Hattie Mae Cribb-Gerald. Mrs. Davis departed this earthly life on Tuesday June 9. 2020 at MUSC Health, Florence South Carolina.

Linda accepted Jesus Christ as her Lord and Savior at an early age. She attended school in Mullins, South Carolina. Linda was employed in a variety of positions I. her adult life. In 1988, she married her beloved husband, Mr. Alton Davis from Gresham, South Carolina.

Linda had an infectious personality that would brighten up anyone's day. To know her was to love her; she never met a stranger. She loved everyone, but had a special place in her heart reserved fro her family. Linda adopted and cared for many children in her community.

Preceding her in death are her parents and her beloved sister, Mrs. Phyllis Virginia Gerald- Hughes.

Left to cherish her memories are her dear husband Alton Davis; her children: Anika Gerald, Charleston, SC, Phyllis Gerald, Charleston, SC, Alton Gerald, Charleston, SC, John (Lawanda) Gerald, Conway, SC, and Sherika (Jonathan) Hamilton of Charleston, SC;  one brother: James (Kimberly) Gerald, Maryland; a special great uncle: Mr. Willie James ( Mary Lee) Cribb, Mullins, SC. Linda was blessed with fourteen granchildren: Kaniesha Gerald, Devine Spry, Marquese Gerald, Alton Gerald Jr., Damorean Gerald, Ty-shawn Gerald, Shy'mir Davis, Akeelah Gerald, Ashton Gerald, Jonathan Hamilton Jr., John Gerald Jr., Trinity Hamilton, Jontrell Gerald and Justus Gerald. Mr. Davis memories is also cherished and remembered by a host of nieces, nephews and cousins. 

The family of Sister Linda F. Davis , in consideration of the current health crisis facing our world, nation, state and local community, has decided to hold a private 50 people or less, family only, funeral service for their loved one with private interment immediately following. While the Davis family would love to be surrounded by your presence, they acknowledge the health risks to family, church members, friends, and particularly to those who are most vulnerable to this disease, the elderly and those with chronic  health conditions. What the family needs most at this time are your prayers and understanding. Thank you for your concern and cooperation.

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Funeral Service
June 16, 2020

2:00 PM
H. L. Jackson Memorial Park
612 S. Main St
Marion, SC 29571

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