Joy Nel Davis

Joy Nel Davis

Joy Nel Davis, 81, of Monticello, passed away on September 4, 2015 at her residence in Monticello.

She was born in Caryville, Florida on April 17, 1934 to the late Toby and Flossie Martin Retherford.

She was the widow of Joe F. Davis, a housewife and member of First Baptist Church in Monticello. In addition to her parents and husband, she was also preceded in death by a sister, Vern Johnson; a brother Doyle Retherford; and a grandson, Justin Davis.

Survivors include two sons, Chris Davis and wife Stacey of Monticello and Kim Davis and wife Teresa of McGehee; one sister, Johnnie Skipper of Nashville,Tennessee; one brother, W.T. Retherford of Caryville, Florida; four grandchildren, Shae Kulbeth and husband Joseph, Brett Davis, Lauren French and husband, Daniel and Garrett Davis; and three great-grandchildren, Adyson and Hatley Kulbeth and Willow French.

Funeral services will be held on September 6 at 3 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Monticello with burial to follow in Oakland Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service.

Memorials may be given to First Baptist Church, 413 North Main, Monticello, AR 71657.

Arrangements are by Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home.