The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

February 5, 2013

Margaret Polly Davis

The News Courier

— Funeral services for Margaret Polly Davis, 86, were held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Spry Funeral Home Chapel with David Cox officiating. Burial followed in Oxford Cemetery in Minor Hill, Tenn.

Visitation was held Sunday at Spry Funeral Home Chapel.

Mrs. Davis passed away Friday, Feb. 1, 2013, at River City Care in Decatur.

She was born July 7, 1926, in Giles County, Tenn. She was a homemaker and member of the Market Street Church of Christ.

Mrs. Davis was preceded in death by husbands, David E. Forsyth and Tonis Davis; daughter, Barbara Forsyth; stepson, Ken Davis; sister, Willie Lou Word; and brothers, David Townsend and Booker Townsend.

Survivors include her son, Richard Forsyth and wife Angie of Lester; brother, Bobby Joe Townsend of Minor Hill, Tenn.; stepdaughter, Judy Jackson of Athens; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

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