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Jimmie Davis

Friday, August 31, 2007

WAPPAPELLO - Jimmie Gale Davis, 63, died Aug. 29, 2007, at his home.

Born April 29, 1944, in Essex, to Malinda Marie May Davis of Essex and the late Charles Arden Davis, he had lived most of his life in the Essex and Wappapello areas. He was a member of the church and had worked as an automobile mechanic until retiring due to his health.

On Nov. 26, 1999, in Essex, he married Kathy Leaming, who survives of the home.

Other survivors include: one daughter, Renee' Stromatt of Belgium; one stepdaughter, Ronda Giff of Wappapello; one brother, Jerry F. Davis of Dexter; one sister, Luella "Lu" Smith of Wappapello; and five grandchildren.

In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by one brother, Harold Arden Davis on April 10, 2007.

Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Essex Cemetery. The Rev. Avon Raczkowski of Hayti will officiate.

Watkins and Sons Funeral Home of Dexter is in charge of arrangements.