Lovie McCall Davis of Wewahitchka, FL passed away November 3, 2012 at Panama City Nursing Center. She was born February 6, 1917 in West Bay, FL to Henry Z. and Nettie McCall. She attended Bay County schools and upon her marriage to Otis Davis she moved to Wewahitchka. In 1944 she and her husband opened Otis’ Bait & Tackle on Hwy 22, Wewahitchka where she worked until her retirement in 1979.
She enjoyed meeting her customers and listening to their fishing tales. She was a charter member of Westside Baptist Church. Her hobbies included making quilts, tending her flowers and in her later years visiting friends and relatives.
Mrs. Davis was preceded in death by her parents, Henry Z. and Nettie McCall, her husband, Otis Davis, Sr., and son, Otis Davis, Jr., brothers, Leon, Henry and Gordon McCall. She is survived by four daughters, Iris Corbett (Staten), Doris Chancellor, Judy Land and Jacquelyn Williams and daughter-in-law, Deborah Davis, grandchildren, Donna Williams, Carla Young, Jason Chancellor, Rob Land, Otis Land, Cheryl Peak, Jennifer Bruner, Tammy Grantham, and Dave Davis, great grandchildren Kimberly Shoaf, Kyle Pickett, Robbie, Amanda and Shawn Land, Ken and Morgan Peak, Lauren and Reed Grantham, Logan and Alexander Bruner and Lily Davis and four great great-grandchildren.
Visitation was at Westside Baptist Church in Wewahitchka at 10 a.m. CT November 6, 2012 with funeral services at 11 a.m. CST with Pastor Derrick Gerber officiating. Interment followed in Roberts Cemetery.
The Davis family would like to thank Panama City Nursing Center for the great care and compassion given to Mrs. Davis. In lieu of flowers, the family request donations are made to Westside Baptist Church, P O Box 1145, Wewahitchka, FL 32465 in memory of Mrs. Lovie Davis.
All services are under the direction of the Comforter Funeral Home, Wewahitchka Branch Chapel.