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Obituary – Donald Davis

Donald Davis, 87, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford.

Funeral services for Mr. Davis will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019, at Batesville Presbyterian Church. Rev. Jerry Long will officiate. 

Donald, a lifelong Batesville resident, was the owner of Davis Family Pharmacy, where he practiced and served the community since 1956, following graduation from the University of Mississippi pharmacy school. 

The loving family he leaves behind to cherish his precious memory include his wife of 67 years, Betty Gillespie Davis of Batesville, Miss.; daughter, Dianne Davis Cummins (Larry), of Batesville; two sons, Donald Davis, Jr., of Batesville, and Dale Davis (Julie), of Oxford; five grandchildren, Michael Davis, Christopher Cummins, Adam Cummins, Kendal Davis, and LCpl. Ian Davis, USMC; two great grandchildren, Cera Jo Davis and Madison Davis. 

Memorial contribution may be made to Batesville Presbyterian Church, 121 Eureka St., Batesville, MS 38606 or United Service Organization, USO