Marie Riley DAVENPORT

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DAVENPORT, Marie Riley

age 81, of Woodstock, GA passed

away on Monday, August 6, 2018. Marie was born and raised in Birmingham, AL. She is survived by her sons, Rob and Mark; daughter-in-law, Kim Davenport; grandchildren, JR, Drew, Connor, Jordan, Ella, Riley, Skyler; great-grandchildren Lucy, Scarlett, Macy, Grayson, and Landry. Marie was a graduate of the University of Tampa where she was a majorette and member of Alpha Chi Omega Sorority. She met the love of her life, Dave who was a football player at the university. Marie majored in Early Childhood Education and was a second grade teacher for most of her life in Cherokee County. She loved teaching more than anything and influencing all of her young students' lives through creativity and experiences. Marie was the #1 Pittsburgh Steelers fan, Gone with the Wind Enthusiast, and Peach Tea lover. Visitation will be held on Thursday, August 9 at the Darby Funeral Home in Canton, GA from 4-7 pm. A graveside ceremony will be held at Macedonia Memorial Gardens in Macedonia, GA on Friday, August 10 at 11 am. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Alzheimer's Foundation at www.alzfdn.org in memory of Marie Davenport.
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Darby Huey Funeral Home
480 East Main Street
Canton, GA 30114
(770) 479-2193
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Published in the Tampa Bay Times on Aug. 10, 2018