Theodora (Griffith) Davis (9/17/1935 - 11/1/2017)

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    - Adrian Taylor-Teal
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Theodora "Teddy" Griffith Davis, wife, mother, grand/great grandmother, friend, biologist, educator, artist, and actress played her final act on Wednesday, November 1, 2017. The curtain closed for Teddy after a lengthy illness. Teddy was preceded in death by her parents: Theodore and Lillian Griffith, two sisters: Ola and Jill, and husband: Dr. William E. Davis, MD.

Teddy leaves to cherish her memories with her loving and dedicated son: William "Will" Davis (Cathy); one loving daughter: Faith Davis Downes; two foster daughters: Sandy Donaldson Clarke (Frank) and Linda Bozman; three grandchildren: Omar Downes (Toni), Aaron Downes (Cassandra), Akia Downes (Branden); six great grandchildren, sister: Marva Griffith Wallace, niece: Kelli Anderson and nephew: Ted Griffith Henderson. She also leaves a host of cousins, dear friends near and far and her special caregivers: John Hopkins, Rose Rush, Cynthia Holman, Fayes Holt Wells, Cheryle Evans, Daniel Erwin and our very special cousin: Gloria Sneed Scott.

Teddy Davis' Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at 4:00 pm at Community Funeral Home of Tyler, 1429 N. Border Ave, Tyler, TX.

Burial will be immediately after the funeral services at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery, 1310 WNW Loop 323, Tyler, TX.
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Tyler, TX 75702
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Published in Tyler Morning Telegraph on Nov. 10, 2017