2013-08-07 / Obituaries


Rube Davis, a native of Packers Bend, departed this life Aug. 3, 2013 at his Milwaukee, Wisc., residence. He was a former member of the Mt. Sinai A.M.E. Church of Packers Bend.

Survivors include four sons, Arthur “Joe” (Dorothy) Morris of Gosport, Michael L. Morris and Willie James Davis, both of Milwaukee, and Kip Davis of New Jersey; two sisters, Bernice Jenkins of St. Louis, Mo., and Pearl Davis of Milwaukee; and a host of grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Viewing will be Saturday, Aug. 10, from 10 a.m. until the funeral hour at 11, at Mt. Sinai A.M.E. Church in Packers Bend, with the Rev. W.W. Nixon, pastor, as officiating minister. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Jackson Memorial Funeral Home in Jackson. (29-1tp)

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