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Patsy Ruth Davis

    Funeral services for Patsy Ruth Davis, 91, of Lamesa, will be held Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Lamesa, with Rev. Sam Lanham officiating and Rev. Robert L. Davis, assisting. 
    Interment will follow at Dawson County Cemetery under the direction of Branon Funeral Home. 
    Visitation will be held on Monday, November 25, 2019 from 6:00-7:00 p.m. at Branon Funeral Home.
    Patsy passed away Friday, November 22, 2019 in Lamesa.  
    She was born November 14, 1928 in Lamesa, Texas to Lorena Guerrant and Archie B. Thigpen.   She was lovingly raised by Forest R. “Gaggy” Mitchell.
    She married Louis Lytle Davis on April 10, 1949 in Lamesa.  They were married 63 years.  Louis and Patsy owned and operated Davis Furniture & Hardware Co. for many years and established a family museum which resides in a portion of the business.  She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.
    Patsy was a longtime member of the First Presbyterian Church in Lamesa where she served as a Sunday school teacher, member of the Session and as an Elder.  She also served in the church’s prayer and visitation ministries.  Patsy was known to visit the sick, elderly, and shut-ins, without regard to church affiliation.
    Patsy is survived by her children, David Louis Davis and wife, Barbara, of Post, Robert Lee Davis and wife, Rebecca, of Lamesa, and Debra Ann Davis of Lamesa; 10 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. 
    She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Louis; son, Zac; and brother, Ben Thigpen. 
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