Obituaries for Thu., Jan. 16, 2014

Published 12:00 am Thursday, January 16, 2014


Bedie Estelle Chavers Davis, 99, formerly of Andalusia, passed away peacefully on Mon., Jan. 13, 2014, at her residence in Evergreen with her granddaughter, Debbie, by her side.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., today, Thu., Jan. 14, at Foreman Funeral Home with Brother Andy Peavy officiating and burial following in the Adellum Cemetery.

Mrs. Davis is survived by her sister and brother-in-law, Nell (Hinton) Boggan of Wing; her brothers, Bob Chavers of Lakeland, Fla., and Joe Chavers of Buffalo, N.Y.; her grandchildren, Debbie Pemberton of Evergreen, Leroy Denny of Jasper, Darren Denny of Andalusia, Teresa Steele of Andalusia, Susan Brooks of Troy and Regina Hammond of Jasper, Fla.; 21 great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Wilbert Davis; her son, Walter Hammond; her daughter, Dot Atchinson; her grandsons, Lamar Hammond, Michael Hammond and Ronald Anderson; her granddaughter, Brenda Sue Anderson; her brothers, Carl Chavers and Crawford Chavers; and her sisters, Minola Grissett and Margaret Miller.

The family would like to send a special thank you to EMC Hospice and Dr. Mark Roberts and staff.

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