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Rita Davis

Thursday, February 5, 2004

Rita Sue Davis, 39, of Kennett, died Saturday, Jan. 31, 2004, at Midwestern Medical Center in Zion, Ill.

Born Jan. 22, 1965, in Braggadocio, Mo., she was the daughter of Bobby Lyell and the late Hattie Wellington Lyell.

She married Jerry Davis, who survives.

Survivors also include one son, Christopher Lyell, of Poplar Bluff, Mo.; her father, Bobby Lyell, of Campbell, Mo.; four brothers, Mickey Gentry, of Russellvile, Ala., Frankie Gentry and James Lyell, both of Campbell and Thomas Lyell, of Kennett and one sister, Lois Martin, of Doniphan, Mo.

She was preceded in death by three brothers, Ricky, Bill and Jr. Gentry.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. today, Thursday, Feb. 5, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel in Kennett with Brother Enoch McCarty officiating.

Burial was in the Gregory Cemetery at Kennett.

Pallbearers were Floyd Martin, Jr., Louis Martin, Chad Gentry, Mickey Gentry, Jr., Johnny Lyell and Paul Jones.