Virginia Gladys Davis, 89, of Douglas, passed away on Monday, January 23, 2023. Mrs. Davis was born on February 4, 1933, in Tennessee to Thomas Sherman Gourley Sr. and Pearl Emmaline Roark Gourley. Virginia and her husband Coley owned and operated Davis Radiator and Welding for 60 years in Douglas.

Survivors include; the two Grandsons: Dusty Hampton Davis (Candace) of Baxley, and Roman Coley Davis of Denton: three nieces; Pearl Peacock (Allan) of Douglas, Virginia O’Steen (Sam) of Douglas, and Modeena Deen of Broxton: two great grandchildren; Rhett Hampton Davis and Lilly Grace Davis. She was preceded in death by her parents; Thomas and Pearl Gourley; husband; Coley Hampton Davis and son, Mark Coley Davis.

The family received friends Thursday, January 26, 2023 from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church.

Funeral Services were held on Thursday, January 26, 2023 at 2:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church with Rev. Dr. Don Hattaway and Brother Shep Johnson officiating. Interment followed at the Douglas City Cemetery.

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Sims Funeral Home in Douglas was in charge of the arrangements.