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Thelma (Head) Davis

April 7, 1934 ~ January 13, 2018 (age 83)

Thelma Head Worrell Davis, 83, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday, January 13, 2018 at Wayne UNC Health Care in Goldsboro.


Homegoing service will be held on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at 7 p.m. in the chapel of Howell Funeral Home and Crematory in Goldsboro with visitation afterwards.  A graveside service will be held Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 10 a.m. at Wayne Memorial Park in Dudley. 


Mrs. Davis was born in Wayne County on April 7, 1934 to the late William Berry Head and Beulah Chase Head. She was retired from Cherry Hospital.  Mrs. Davis was a member of The First Pentecostal Holiness Church of Goldsboro.


She is survived by her son, Danny Ray Worrell of Princeton; five daughters, Shelia Gayle Worrell of Georgia, Martha Sue Massey and husband, Jeff Massey, Alicia Louise Jones and husband, Tom Jones, Nancy Deanne West and Sara Dawn Davis, all of Goldsboro; two sisters, Joyce Newcomb and Barbara Dawson both of Goldsboro, twenty-three grandchildren and twenty-one great-grandchildren.


She was preceded in death by her husband, LaFayette Davis; her brothers, Linwood Head, Pete Head and Milton Head; her sister, Gladys Mason and granddaughters, Kellie Jones and Lacey Barrow.


The family is in the care of Howell Funeral Home & Crematory in Goldsboro. 



 Service Information

Homegoing Service
January 16, 2018

7:00 PM
Howell Funeral Home & Crematory Chapel
1500 Wayne Memorial Drive
Goldsboro, NC 27534

Graveside Service
January 17, 2018

10:00 AM
Wayne Memorial Park
2925 US 117
Dudley, NC 28333

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