Betty A. Davis, 86, of Morristown, passed away Saturday, September 22, 2018 at Morristown Hamblen Healthcare System. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and known to most as “Nanny.” She was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Donavon B. Davis; grandchildren, Jordan Bucy and Lucas Helm; brothers, Doug Dillon and Teddy Ray Dillon.
Survivors include her children, Linda Helm of Morristown; Donna Bucy of Ocala, Fl.; James Davis of Morristown; grandchildren, Lydia Drew of Russellville; Scott Helm of Charlotte, NC; Grayson and Samuel Davis of Morristown, and Harrison Bucy of Ocala, Fl.; great-grandchildren Isaac Drew, Eylan Drew and Azalee Drew; sister, Dorothy Ann Green of Ohio, as well as several nieces and nephews. Betty also leaves behind a special friend and caretaker,Tim Townsend, who has been such a blessing to the family over the last several years.
The family will receive friends from 5:00 - 7:00 pm Wednesday, September 26 In the East Chapel of Allen Funeral Home prior to the service at 7:00 with Terry Rust officiating. Graveside services are planned for 11:00am Thursday, September 27, 2018 in Historic Bethesda Cemetery.
Because of her love for wildlife, family requests in lieu of flowers, memorial donations be made to Lynn McCoy, Wildlife Rehabilitator; 630 Crestfield Drive; New Market, Tn. 37820; (865) 397-9540.
Allen Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.