May 6, 2013

Mildred Davis

— Mrs. Mildred Davis, 77, of Dalton, departed this life Sunday, May 5, 2013, at the local hospital surrounded by her loving family.

Mildred was born Sept. 23, 1935, in Murray County, a daughter of the late William Dawson and Bonnie Smith Cloer. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Allen Joseph Davis; son, Terry Lee Rogers; and daughter, Jennifer Leigh Davis.

She was a member of Crosspointe Christian Centre.

She is survived by her son, Earl William Rogers of Dalton; daughters and sons-in-law, Cindy and John Hollums, and Mary and Michael Dunn of Dalton; daughter-in-law, Cathi Rogers of Chatsworth; sisters and brother-in-law, Katheryn Ailene and James Scott of Villanow, Edna Sue Ward of Coleman, Ala., Margie Lee Ledford of Ringgold and Wanda Faye Caylor of Dalton; seven grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

Services to celebrate the life of Mrs. Mildred Davis will be Wednesday at 1 p.m. at the Ponders Melrose Chapel with the Rev. Clyde Richmond officiating.

Interment will follow in Dawnville United Methodist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at Ponders Melrose Chapel today from 5 to 9 p.m.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at

Arrangements are by Ponders Melrose Chapel, 138 Melrose Drive; (706) 226-4002.