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Hester Cobb Davis

October 20, 1938 ~ August 13, 2019 (age 80)


Hester Cobb Davis, age 80, of Greeneville, passed away Tuesday evening at Greeneville Community Hospital East. She retired from Magnavox and Numark. Hester was a member of People’s Tabernacle and the Ladies Aide of the church.

Survivors include three children: Mary Frances Cox and husband, Larry, Bill Cobb, and Loretta Roach and husband, Jessie; twelve grandchildren: Christina (Josh) Sauceman, Maisie (Zachary) Holt, Mitchell (Rachel) Cox, Brian Cox, Bobbie Lea Cobb, Chelsea Cobb, Leonard Cobb, Cameron Roach, Mariah Roach, Marleigh Roach, Collan Roach, and Travis Roach; seven great-grandchildren: Mason Holt, Liam Sauceman, Emilia Sauceman, McKenna Cox, Rhian Cox, Hollis Roach, and Joey Barlow; her twin sister: Esther Rice; sister: Rachel Carter; sister-in-law: Bessie Cobb; several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husbands: William T. “Bill” Cobb and Robert Lindy Davis; parents: Ed and Opal Stubblefield; two brothers: Kenneth Stubblefield and Cloyd Stubblefield; one sister: Juanita Perring; and an infant grandson.

The family will receive friends at Doughty-Stevens Funeral Home from 5 – 8 p.m. on Friday.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in the Doughty-Stevens Chapel with the Rev. David Tweed and the Rev. Jeff Casteel officiating. Interment will follow in Fairview Cemetery on Snapps Ferry Road.

Active pallbearers will be grandsons and nephews. Honorary pallbearers will be her Sunday School Class at People’s Tabernacle, the nurses and CNA’s of Advanced Home Care and Amedysis Hospice.

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August 16, 2019

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Doughty-Stevens Funeral Home
1125 Tusculum Blvd
Greeneville, TN 37745

Funeral Service
August 17, 2019

11:00 AM
Doughty-Stevens Funeral Home
1125 Tusculum Blvd
Greeneville, TN 37745

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