Davenport, Lucy Stephens (Dunlap)

Tuesday, February 05, 2013

Lucy Stephens Davenport, 70, of Dunlap, Tennessee, died on Monday, February 4, 2013.

The daughter of the late Raymond and Elise Barton Stephens, she was a former employee of Pittsburg Knitting Mill.  She was a CNN News “junkie” and a proud supporter of President Obama.

She was also preceded in death by her brothers, Kenneth, Sonny and Billy Stephens and sisters, Pet Cox, Laura Stephens, Peggy Wileman, Kathy Chambers, Mary Stephens and Martha Stephens.

She is survived by her children, Teresa (Jimmy) Calloway of Jasper, Tn., Tina (Hank) Plain of Dunlap, Danny (Lisa Rollins) Davenport, Tracie (Greg Perry) Jones, both of South Pittsburg, and Brice (Tara) Davenport, Jr. of Tomball, Tx.; sisters, Ann Masters of Albertville, Ala., Louise Rogers, Kitty Graham, both of Trenton, Ga.; brother, Tony Stephens of Trenton; 12 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted at the South Pittsburg Chapel of Rogers Funeral Home at 1 p.m. CT on Friday, Feb. 8, with Reverend Ronnie Case officiating. Interment will follow at Sequatchie Valley Memorial Gardens in Jasper.

Visitation will be on Thursday, Feb. 7, from 5-8 p.m. CT at the funeral home.

Condolences may be sent by visiting www.rogersfuneralhome.com.


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