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Darlene Davis

Thursday, August 16, 2012

PUXICO -- Rosa Darlene Davis, 60, died Aug. 15, 2012, at the Puxico Nursing Center.

Born Oct. 23, 1951, in Puxico, to James Roy and Rachel Brady Davis, she had lived in Puxico all her life. She was a teacher and worked in the Poplar Bluff R1 School District where she taught business education. She was an FBLA sponsor and the department chairperson of Business Education for the school district. She was also a member of the SEMO Business Educators Association and the Missouri Teachers Association. She was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary Post 7822 and was a past president, serving 12 years. She was an active member of the First Baptist Church in Puxico where she was the director of WMU and taught the preschool Sunday School class.

In addition to her parents, survivors include: one sister and brother-in-law, Carol and Ronnal Clinton of Puxico, and one brother and sister-in-law, Jim and Nikki Davis of Wappapello.

Visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m. today at the First Baptist Church of Puxico with a memorial service conducted by the VFW Auxiliary Post 7822. Services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday at the church with the Revs. Justin Miller of Puxico and Phil Bray of Macon officiating.

Burial will be in the Puxico Cemetery in Puxico with the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home of Puxico in charge of arrangements.

Online condolences may be sent at www.watkinsfuneralhome.com.