There's a sweet, sweet sprit in this place, and I know that it's the spirit of the lord. With sadness in our hearts, the Davis funeral home, 301 North Oak Street, Ocilla Georgia 31774, pause to announce the death of Mrs. Lillie Mae Davis, of 616 Park Ave. North, Tifton Georgia. Born December 27, 1942, in Ocilla Georgia to the late Mrs. Rosa Harris and the late Mr. Clemon Harris. Mrs. Davis moved to her eternal home on Sunday January 6, 2024, at her home in Tifton Georgia. Mrs. Davis leaves to cherish her memories, her daughter: Mrs. Puerisha Mitchell of Tifton Georgia. Sisters: Mrs. Louvenia and Mr. Alfonso Edwards of Ocilla Georgia and Mrs. Naomi Haithcock of Tifton Georgia, along with a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, relatives and friends. Home going services for Mrs. Lillie Mae Davis will be held on Friday January 19th, 2024, from the Ocilla city cemetery in Ocilla. Mrs. Davis will lie in state at the Davis funeral home in Ocilla, Thursday afternoon, 3:00 until 6:00, p.m. and Friday 12:00 noon until 1:30 p.m. at Allen Temple African Methodist Episcopal on South Park Street in Tifton Georgia. Eulogy and committal will follow at 2:15 p.m. at the Ocilla city cemetery, 301 East Valdosta Ave. in Ocilla. Pastor Veronica C. Anderson'Lewis will deliver the eulogy. The Davis funeral home of Ocilla has charge of all arrangements. Please continue to pray for the Davis family.
In light of the Corona virus (Covid-19) outbreak, Davis Funeral Home of Ocilla Georgia will be taking the following steps to insure the health and well-being of our staff and our community as a whole. We have communicated with other funeral homes in our surrounding area, and have been in contact with the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) for insight and guidance for conducting our day-to-day businesses. These are the recommendations that will be implemented by Davis Funeral Home: