Lois LaVerne Davis was born September 6, 1949 in Marvell, Arkansas.. She went to meet her maker on February 13, 2017. Preceded in death by her mother, Bernice G. Davis and her youngest sister, LaWanda Davis Robinson. LaVerne graduated from Tolleston High School in 1967. She moved to Los Angeles, California shortly after graduation. She attended nursing school at Southern California Nursing School where she attained her nursing degree. She worked as a nurse there until she moved back to Gary, Indiana. She leaves to cherish her memory son, Jawan J. Carter of Seattle, Washington. Sister LaPearl (Melvin) Green of Angleton, Texas. Three nephews Erick G. Drew of San Diego, California, Evann Robinson of Long Beach, California. Christopher K. Green of Altadena, California. Father, Willie Cornelius Davis,of Buffalo, New York. and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins and other relatives and friends. Visitation Tuesday February 21, 2017 from 9-11:00 a.m. with funeral services at 11:00 a.m. both at the Guy & Allen Chapel. Interment Evergreen Cemetery.