2017-01-11 / Obituaries

Clara Davis

Clara Posey Davis, 91, of Cincinnati, Ohio transitioned from earth to eternity on Thursday, January 5, 2017, in Cincinnati, Ohio.

She was born in Cherokee County and was a daughter of the late Ebb and Bessie Linder Davis. Clara was a former member of Mt. Sinai Missionary Baptist Church in Gaffney. After moving to Cincinnati, Clara joined Inspirational Baptist Church.

Clara was first married to Robert Posey. After his death, she later married Lorenso Davis who also preceded her in death.

She was also preceded in death by a brother, George Davis; three sisters, Rebecca

Davis, Ezera Thompson, and Alice Davis.

She leaves to cherish loving memories: five sisters, Mary Fernanders, Amogene Byers, Parnice Jefferies, Burdie A. Garnett, and Christine Reaves; one brother, Louis M.C. Davis; brothers-in-law, Henry Reaves, James L. Jefferies, Sam Garnett, and James Thompson; one aunt, Hannah Linder; a host of other relatives and friends.

The family will receive friends Saturday, January 14, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., in The Gilmore Mortuary. Interment will follow in Gaffney Memorial Park with Rev. C.A. Wallace officiating.

The Gilmore Mortuary www.gilmoresmortuary.com

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