Merry Holaday Davis

November 9, 1948 - October 6, 2013

Funeral Services for Mrs. Merry Holaday Davis, 64 year old Trenton resident, are scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Monday October 21, 2013 at the Bois D Arc Creek Cowboy Church at Edhube (located at 3301 S. State Hwy 121 near Bonham). Chaplain Jimmy Sherritt will officiate. Burial will be in the Burns Cemetery at Trenton. Family visitation will be from 6:30 until 8:30 p.m. Sunday October 20, 2013 at the Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Chapel at Leonard.

Mrs. Davis was born November 9, 1948 at Amarillo. Her parents were Adolph and Lottie Oliver Holaday. She married Harvey Edd Davis February 26, 1970 at Abilene. She was a retired pharmacist, a member of the Panther Creek and Texoma Hog Chapters and a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution. She was a very determined person and very passionate about her family. She was a talented knitter and she made blankets and sweaters for everybody. She passed away Sunday October 6, 2013 at the McLeod Regional Medical Center in Florence, South Carolina.

She is survived by her husband: Harvey Edd Davis of Trenton; her mother: Lottie Oliver Holaday of Belton; her daughter and son-in-law: Ginger and Jack Stowe of Borger; her son and daughter-in-law: Jesse and Jamie Davis of Trenton; her 5 grandchildren: Sean Stowe, Laura Stowe, Katharyn Stowe, Sterling Davis and Shane Davis; her sisters and brother and their spouses: Virginia Gay and Javid Oskiopour of Austin, Robert and Fern Holaday of Pharr and Joy and Don Ryan of Colorado Springs, CO. She is also survived by several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.

In addition to her father, Adolf Holaday, she was preceded in death by her grandparents, “Cookie” and “Pop”.

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Harvey, Ken and I were so sorry to hear about Merry. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Ken and Jan McFerrin, October 30, 2013 So sorry for your loss. Merry was always so happy and full of life! She was a wonderful person and lived life to the fullest! She will be missed. Our thoughts and prayers will be with you and your family. Karen and Jamie Boyle, October 29, 2013 Harvey: Please accept my sympathy for your loss. You and Merry were good friends and so I feel your loss. Sorry I was unable to attend the funeral. Gordon Garst, October 27, 2013 We have lost a dear childhood friend. May God wrap his arms around your family and ease the sorrow. Gloria & Butch Sparks, October 19, 2013 Ginger ,Jack and family So sorry for your loss may God keep you at this time Elaine lpackebush, October 19, 2013 As fellow strugglers,through joy and sorrow,we'll miss Merry's smile and warm greeting . Goodbye friend . Scotty &Donna Cooper, October 18, 2013 Goodbye to a lively, lovely high school chum. Sara McDaniel, October 18, 2013