Deacon Leo Davies of 3139 Easy Path Road in Marianna went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, August 24th the Jackson Hospital, Marianna, FL. He was 91 and a member of Bethel Star Missionary Baptist Church of Marianna.
He served as a Deacon at his church for over forty years, and a retiree from Jackson County Road and Bridge Department.
Deacon Davies is survived by his children, Pamra Davies of Marianna, FL and James Leroy Davies (Hillguard) of Germany; a sister, Estella Cope of Tampa, FL; eleven grandchildren; one adopted grandchild; sixteen great grandchildren; four great-great grandchildren; four great-great-great grandchildren; four adopted god-children; numerous othter relatvies and friends.
A home going celebration took place on Saturday, September 4th, 12 Noon atthe Bethel Star Missioanry Baptist Church, 4134 Lincoln, Marianan, FL with the Reverend George Bowers pastor/officiating. He was laid to rest in the Saint John Cemetery in Marianna, Fl under the directions of Christian Memorial Chapel of Graceville, FL.