June Davis, of De Kalb, Texas, passed away Saturday, May 11, 2019 at a Texarkana, Texas hospital. She was 78.
June was born May 3, 1941, in Springhill, Arkansas, to Spofford and Emma Collins Sooter. On July 10, 1959, she was married to Gene Davis in Linden, Texas. She was a retired Postmaster from the United States Postal Service and was a member of First Baptist Church in De Kalb, Texas.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Ruth Sooter and Edith Honeycutt; two brothers, Robert Sooter and Jake Sooter; and a grandson, Kenten Lowrie.
She is survived by her husband, Gene Davis of De Kalb, Texas; two daughters and one son-in-law, Darla and Fred Diorio of Euless, Texas and Ginger Lowrie of Euless, Texas; four grandchildren, Derek Diorio and his wife, Melissa; Haley Bargass and her husband, Chris; Makenzie Francisco and her husband, Caleb; and Kendel Lowrie; two great grandchildren, Emmalyn Diorio and Lyla Diorio; and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Services will be 1:00 PM Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at First Baptist Church in De Kalb, Texas with Rev. Roy Ford and Rev. James Sparks officiating. Interment will follow at Woodmen Cemetery in De Kalb, Texas.
Visitation will be held from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM Monday, May 13, 2019 at Bates Family Funeral Home in De Kalb, Texas.
Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church Building Fund, 204 W. Fulton, De Kalb, Texas 75559.
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