Martha Lea 'Marty' Davis

Friday, March 20, 2015

Martha Lea "Marty" Davis, 72, of Toone, Tenn., formerly of Greencastle, died Thursday, March 19, 2015, at Jackson Madison County General Hospital in Jackson, Tenn.

Born June 6, 1942, Martha enjoyed flower gardening, canning and swimming. She also loved to cook and spend time with her children and grandchildren.

She is survived by one son, Donnie Davis (Carrie) of Burnsville; two daughters, Lesia Higgins (Elden) of Greencastle, and Jennifer Davis (William Barton) of Corinth; four brothers, Dale Capps, Raymond Capps and Elvin Capps, all of Greencastle, and Edward Capps of Cunot; four sisters, Ersie Lighty of Veedersburg, Annie Strauser of Linton, and Ruth Williams and Judy York, both of Greencastle; six grandchildren, Samantha Davis, Logan Davis, Sondra Silverburg, Stephanie Walker, Joseph Alago and Sierra Alago; and three great-grandchildren, Sabrina, Shane and Sloan Silverburg.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Fannie Dennie and Versia Iserman; and four brothers, Johnny, Junior, Billy and Robert Capps.

Visitation is scheduled for 4-7 p.m., Sunday, March 22 at Cutshall Funeral Home in Glen, Miss.

Funeral services are scheduled for 1 p.m. Monday, March 23 at Cutshall Funeral Home Chapel in Glen, Miss., officiated by Bro. James Rich and Lonnie Davis Jr.

Interment will follow in Chapel Hill Cemetery. Pallbearers include Vaden Bullock, Jerry Earnest, Buford Lambert, Jason Nunley, Robert Walker and Lonnie Davis Jr. Cutshall Funeral Home of Glen, Miss., is entrusted with arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society by calling 800-ACS-2345; or online at

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