Martha M. Davis

Published 8:29 am Tuesday, July 16, 2013

HOPEWELL, VA – Martha Mills Davis of Hopewell, VA died Saturday, July 13, 2013.

Mrs. Davis was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota and was the daughter of the late Charles Burdick and Mildred Mansfield Mills. She was preceded in death by her husband, William Temple Davis.

She was a member of the Nathaniel Cawsey Garden Club, First Baptist Church, and fifty-five years in the Friday Bridge Club. She was also a past patron for the James River Ball and former member of the Junior Women’s Club.

She is survived by two daughters, Adele Mansfield Davis Aycock and husband, Charles, of Murfreesboro, NC, and Susan Archer Davis Myers of Hopewell; four grandchildren, Charles Ray “Tripp” Myers of Hopewell, VA, Rebecca Adele Aycock Brown, McKenzie Davis Myers, and William Charles “Will” Aycock, all of Richmond, VA, and a great-granddaughter, Audrey Bryn Brown, also of Richmond.

A graveside funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, July 17 at Blandford Cemetery in Petersburg, VA with The Reverend Preston Wagner officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Virginia, 1700 Bayberry Court, Suite 300, Richmond, VA 23226.

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