Wednesday, December 19, 2007

^^Jimmy Darrell Davis, Sr, Sept. 27, 1940 -- Dec. 10, 2007

  Jimmy Darrell Davis, Sr, 67 of Holiday Island, died Monday, Dec. 10 in Fayetteville. He was born Sept. 27, 1940 in Bruce, Miss. to Festeau Davis and RueDell Brazil Davis.

  He was in industrial tools sales and was a member of First Baptist Church in Bruce, Miss.

  He is survived by his wife, Lanna Davis; two sons, Jimmy D. Davis, Jr. and wife Cherre of Hornsby, Tenn. and Billy A. Davis and wife Connie of Bolivar, Tenn.; one daughter, Margaret Morton and husband Tim of Hernando, Miss.; one step son, Russell Sullivan-Green and wife Penny of Bridgeport, Texas; three sisters, Betty Kay Carr and husband Terry of Tupelo, Miss., Debi Hurst and husband Paul of Bruce, Miss. and Martha Zipperer and husband James of Ocean Springs, Miss.; nine grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews and a host of loving friends.

  A memorial celebration was held Saturday, Dec. 15 at the Christian Science Reading Room in Eureka Springs.

  Memorials may be made to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital in Jim's memory, 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105-1942.

  Visit to sign the on-line guest book. Arrangements were made by Nelson-Berna Funeral Home and Crematory of Fayetteville.