2012-09-06 / Obituaries


Mrs. Mary Frances Register “Granny” Davis, Born January, 4, 1918, died at home surrounded by family and friends on August 30, 2012.

Funeral Services were held Sunday, September 2, 2012 at 2:00 pm from the Chapel of Dillard Funeral Home in Troy with Minister Floyd Noble officiating. Burial followed in the Good Hope Cemetery with Dillard Funeral Home of Troy directing.

She is survived by four daughters Margie Witherington of Troy, Carolyn (Tommy) Wood of Grove Hill, Brenda and Don Ponder of Opelika and Linda and Stanley Henderson of Goshen, a son James Ebbin (Lucy) Register of Troy a daughter-in-law Jinnie Ruth Davis of Troy, a brother Russell Register of Troy, 31 grandchildren, 71 great-grandchildren, 28 great-great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband Fred M. Davis, Sr., three sons William “Matt” Madison Davis, Fred “Freddie” M. Davis Jr. and John Paterson Davis, five grandchildren, one great grandchild.

Active pallbearers were Junior Register, Ross Wood, Cliff Davis, Thomas Davis, Richard Davis, and Michael Davis. Honorary pallbearers will be her other grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Mt. Olive Church of Christ.

To sign the online guest register book please visit our website at www.dillardfh.com

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