Murline Davis

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

TRUMANN - Mrs. Murline Davis of Trumann departed this life on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at Three Rivers Nursing Center in Marked Tree, Ark., at the age of 88. She was born Monday, February 11, 1929 in Jonesboro and lived most of her lifetime in Trumann. She was a homemaker and of the Church of God of Prophecy faith. Mrs. Davis was preceded in death by her husband, James Henry Davis, Jr.; three sisters, Mildred Arnold, Maxine Carter and Nadine Murphy; one brother, Paul Weaks and her parents, Robert and Ruth Haynes Weaks.

She is survived by three sons, Paul David Davis and wife Carolyn of Riverview, Fla., James H. “Jim” Davis III and wife Ann of Maumelle, Ark., and Elmer Daniel “Danny” Davis and wife Sue of Trumann, Ark; four grandchildren, Christie Davis, Wendy Skaggs, Jeremy Davis, and Angie Wilson; and five great-grandchildren, Harley Becker, Haylee Wilson, Kelly Becker, Leah Wilson and Austin Skaggs.

Funeral service will be Thursday afternoon at 1:30 p.m. in the chapel of Thompson Funeral Home with Bro. Gary Barker officiating. Private burial at Jonesboro Memorial Park Cemetery in Jonesboro, Ark.

Visitation will be Thursday from 12:30 p.m. until 1:30 p.m. at Thompson Funeral Home of Trumann.

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