Natchez – August 23, 1938 – July 8, 2022
Funeral services for Willie Mae Davis, 83, of Natchez, MS, who passed away on July 8, 2022 in Natchez, MS, at Merit Health; will be held on Saturday, July 16, 2022, at 1:00 P.M. at Marshall Funeral Home Chapel in Natchez, MS with Pastor Joe Pickett officiating. Interment will follow at Sunset View Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Marshall Funeral Home.
Visitation services will be held on Saturday, July 16,2022 at Marshall Funeral Home Chapel Natchez from 12:00 P.M. until service time. We require masks and we practice social distancing; please be considerate of the family as we do our best to insure the safety of the family during this unpredictable time.
Willie Mae was born on August 23, 1938 in Doloroso, MS to Lawrence “Nig” Minor Sr. and Susan Minor.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Lawrence Sr. and Susan Minor; her husband of 35 years, Willie Davis; one daughter, Janice Marie Washington; two sisters, Dorothy White and Lillie Mae McDonald; six brothers, Nelse Minor, Andy Minor, Amos Minor, Lawrence “Tat” Minor Jr., Samuel ‘Baby Sam” Minor and Ike Minor .
Willie Mae leaves to cherish her memories: one daughter, LaTasha Davis Richardson and husband Willie; three sons, James “Hobo” Minor, William Davis Jr. and wife Kimberly and Willie Lee Davis; three siblings, Dave Minor and wife Mamie, Odesia Minor and husband Samuel and Prentiss Minor; eight grandchildren, Travis Williams and wife Andrea, Kimberly Stewart, Reshonda Davis and companion Sam, Jacarri Washington and wife Amanda, Jordan Davis and companion Ameal, TyDasia Davis, Demetrius Brown and Braelon Richardson; sixteen great grandchildren, Andru Williams, Ariyel Williams, Zion Gilchrist, Tamia Williams, Ahmir Williams, John Giovanna Knight, Diego Humphrey, Amiyah Woods, Amari Woods, Micaiah Farmer, Jayden Washington, Ayden Andersen, Aubree Farmer, Jehron Davis, Jasmine Phipps and D'Won Phipps. Jr ; two great-great grandchildren Jehron Davis Jr. and Jeh'Rojine; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Online condolences can be made at www.marshallfuneralhomems.com for the family, as well as memorial tributes.