Doris Langston Davis(1920 - 2012)

Doris Langston Davis


Doris Langston "Mama Dot" Davis, 92, formerly of Praise Village, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on November 26, 2012.

A native of Laurens, SC, she was a daughter of the late Nathan Lee and Mattie Adair Langston and a faithful member of Praise Cathedral.

Surviving are a son and daughter-in-law, Clyde N. "Woody" Davis, Jr. and Rose Davis of Waxhaw, NC; a sister, Omega L. Poole of Greer, SC; two sisters-in-law, Mildred Langston of Greenville and Margie Davis of Holly Springs; three grandchildren and their spouses, Norwood Davis, III and Aerah Davis, Lee and Karen Davis and Joel and Aimee Davis; ten great-grandchildren, Julia, Preston, Allie, Colin, Tatum, Brandon, Jay, Wyatt, Austin, and Kalyn Rose and many loving nephews, nieces, and cousins.

She was predeceased by a brother, Leroy Langston and three sisters, Ellen Shirer, Nita L. Sheets, and Pauline Langston.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. Thursday at Praise Cathedral, conducted by Rev. Jerry Madden. Burial will follow in Springwood Cemetery, Greenville, SC.

Visitation will be held 12:30 until 1:45 p.m. Thursday at the church.

Memorials may be made to Finish The Wall, 10801 Johnson Road, Suite 105, Charlotte, NC 28226 or Street Grace, 5995 Financial Drive, Suite 180, Norcross, GA 30071.

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Published in The Greenville News on Nov. 28, 2012