Al Oscar Davis

Published 8:20 am Thursday, October 10, 2013

MUFREESBORO – Al Oscar Davis, age 66 of Murfreesboro, passed away October 8, 2013 at his home.

Al was born August 9, 1947 in Hertford County North Carolina, the son of the late Oscar Davis, Jr. and Nell Vinson Davis.

Survivors include his wife, Janet Marie New Davis of Murfreesboro; his two daughters, Janet Marie Davis Bryant of Aulander, and Rose Ann Davis Mizelle and husband, Billy, of Windsor; one brother, Larry Davis and his wife, Susan, of Murfreesboro; one sister, Joan Dixon and husband, Jerry, of Murfreesboro; four grandchildren, Tiffany, Dustin, Bill and Justin; one great-grandchild, Jaylen Mizelle; one step-daughter, Martha Leyda and husband, Mark, of Murfreesboro; and several nieces and nephews.

Graveside services will be held Friday October 11, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. at Meherrin Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Josh Parsons officiating. The family will receive friends Thursday, October 10, 2013 at Massey Funeral Home in Jackson, NC from 7:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m.

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Massey Funeral Home in Jackson is handling the arrangements.