Funeral services for Ruby W. Davis will be held Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, at 11 a.m. at Newton County Funeral Home-South with Bro. Mark Vincent officiating. Burial will follow in Decatur City Cemetery. Newton County Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Visitation will be held Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, from 9-11 a.m. at the funeral home.
Ruby W. Davis, 90, of Decatur, died Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in Decatur. She was born Wednesday, Oct. 5, 1927, in Newton County.
She was preceded in death by her husband Aaron C. Davis; father, R.A. Weir; mother, Bamma Weir; son, Aaron Ronald Davis; brothers, Murphy Weir, Robert Weir, Walter Weir, Charlie Weir, Sonny Man Weir; and sister, Hazel Field.
Survivors include her son, Roger A. Davis (Darlene); daughters, Denise Farmer (Jim), Denita Smylie; daughter-in-law Pat J. Davis; grandsons: Aaron Matthew Davis, Allen Davis, Heath Smylie, Jamey Farmer (Kate), Justin Farmer; granddaughter, Hannah Farmer; great-grandsons, Lake Carmichael, Charlie Carmichael, Calhoun Farmer.
Pallbearers will be Aaron Matthew Davis, Heath Smylie, Jamey Farmer, Michael Loper, David Jefcoat, and Ben Kelly.
Honorary pallbearers will be Allen Davis and Justin Farmer.
An online guestbook may be signed at www.newtoncountyfuneralhome.com.
Published on August 14, 2018