Peggy Davis

Peggy Davis

Mattie Lee Brown Davis, 86 of Yanceyville went home to be with the Lord on Friday, November 19, 2021.

Peggy was born in Orange County, NC on May 18, 1935 a daughter of the late Robert Erskine Brown and Zelma Crabtree Brown.

Peggy retired from Great American Knitting Mills and was an active member of the First Baptist Church in Yanceyville.

On April 29, 1960 she married Curtis Edward Davis who passed away on October 3, 2014.

Survivors include a son, James “Jim” Davis (Kelly), three sisters, Judy B. Martin (Rabian), Nancy B. Bryson (Lloyd), Cathy B. Barefield, two grandchildren, Moriah Davis and Ryland Davis.

In addition to her husband she was predeceased by two brothers, Kenneth and Ronald Brown.

Funeral services were held on Sunday, November 21, 2021 at 3:00 PM at First Baptist Church with the Rev. William Easter officiating. Interment followed in the church cemetery.

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Wrenn-Yeatts Memorial Funeral Home in Yanceyville is serving the Davis family.