Funeral services for Davis announced.
Funeral services for Claudeen Rebecca Young-Davis 78, of the Southland community will be held at noon Saturday, Nov. 22,2008 at the Kincaid Funeral Services Auditorium at 1164 Highway 49 in Helena-West Helena. Brother Derek Wilson will officiate. Burial will be in Jackson Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 tonight at the Southland Church of Christ, 5265 Highway 242 West.
Claudeen was the third of eight children born to Evans and Emma Young Sr. on Oct. 11, 1921 in the Southland community. She died Saturday, Nov. 15, 2008 at Helena Regional Medical Center.
Her parents, husband, all of her siblings, and a granddaughter and a great- grandson preceded her in death. She was married to the late Lawrence W. Davis and they were the parents of six children.
She leaves to cherish her memory, her children, Emmett (Cinthia) Davis of Rochester Hills, Mich., Milton (Alberta) Davis of the Southland community, Spencer (Loweena) Davis of Prairie, Texas, Lois Davis-Newton of the Southland community, Jacquelyn Davis of Inglewood, Calif.; two sisters-in-law, Joyce Young of Compton, Calif. and Ida Mae Davis of Detroit; 14 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and a host of relatives and friends.
Kincaid Funeral Services Inc. will direct services. Friends may sign the online guest book at www.kincaidfuneralservices.com.