Rhoda Leona Davis, 81, of Petal, died Tuesday, July 19, 2011 at
Visitation will be 5pm-8pm Thursday, July 21 at Stringer Family Funeral Home in Services will be 2pm Friday at Stringer Family Chapel with burial in Bethel Cemetery. Stringer Family Funeral Services in Hazlehurst is handling arrangements.. in .
Mrs. Davis was a native of She had lived most of her adult life in and Jackson. She was known as the Avon Lady. .
Mrs. Davis was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Lamar Davis, Sr., parents, a brother, a sister, and a granddaughter.
Survivors include: sons, Thomas (Tommy) Lamar Davis, Jr., and wife Cynthia of , Jackie Davis of Raymond, William Jerry Davis and wife Debbie of Petal, Ricky Davis and wife Margaret of , and Maxie Davis and wife Kim of Raymond; daughters, Marilyn Templeton of Hazlehurst, Linda Carolyn Lewis and husband Bobby of Pearl, and Joyce and husband Dale of ; brothers, Lewis of Hazlehurst, Harold Carlisle of Van Nyes, ; brother-in-law Davis of ; sisters-in-law, Diane and husband Don of and Janie Edwards of ; 19 grandchildren, 37 great grandchildren, one great great grandchild, and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.