Gertie Davis

RICHLANDS – Gertie D. Davis, 92, of Richlands, died Feb. 3, 2013, at her home.

A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5 at Bethany Baptist Church with the Rev. Chris Jarman officiating. Burial held at Dunn Davis Cemetery.

Survivors include daughters, Alma Davis Hobbs and Doris Marshburn, both of Jacksonville, Mary Eunice Parker of Richlands, Esther Gee of Avon, Ind. and Dean Kratzer of Pilesgrove N.J.; son, Ed Davis of Kinston; sister, Mabel Pierce of Jacksonville; 23 grandchildren, 40 great-grandchildren and three great great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at Bethany Baptist Church from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday.

Online condolences may be left for the family at

Published in Jacksonville Daily News from Feb. 5 to Feb. 8, 2013