The Valdosta Daily Times
Madavern C. Davis, 88, of Valdosta, passed away on Tuesday, July 16, 2013, at Heritage Healthcare of Valdosta. She was born on Aug. 17, 1924, in Caraizeo, N.M., to the late Thomas M and Eugenia (Alexander) Carr. Ms. Davis worked for over 25 years with the AARP in the tax program department. While working with AARP, she received numerous awards and recommendations. She also worked with the Civil Service for 35 years. She was a member and past president of BETA SGMA PHI.
Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ike N. Davis Jr.; a grandson, Taylor A. Davis; and a sister, Margie Putnam.
She is survived by her son, Thomas A. Davis Sr. of Valdosta; grandson, Thomas A. Davis Jr. of Crawfordville, Fla.; granddaughter, Ashley N Davis of Jacksonville, Fla.; niece, Avie Sue Roesche of Fernandina Fla.; nephew, Jackie Manucy of Tallahassee, Fla.; nephew, Eddie Hagan of Valdosta; and numerous cousins.
As per her wishes, she will be cremated and a memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, July 19, 2013, in the chapel of Music Funeral Services. Burial will be held in Sunset Hill Cemetery at a later date.
Sympathy may be expressed online at www.musicfuneralservices.com. — Music Funeral Services of Valdosta is serving the family.