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Doris (Braswell) Davis

November 26, 1930 ~ February 8, 2021 (age 90)


Doris Braswell Davis, age 90, of Kinston, NC passed away on February 8, 2021.  She was born to the late Harvey Franklin and Nannie Lou Gay Braswell of Wilson, NC.  In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her sister, Joyce Braswell Moore of Jacksonville, NC.

Doris was a graduate of Charles L. Coon High School, where she was the valedictorian of her class.  She worked for Metropolitan Life Insurance in Wilson and Lenoir County Social Services.  After moving to Fayetteville, NC, she worked for the Cumberland County Board of Education.

She is survived by her husband of 59 years, Charles L. Davis of Kinston, NC; a son Gordon E. Davis and daughter-in-law, Lisa Fox Davis of Burnsville, NC; grandson, M. Seth Davis of Eugene, Oregon; a sister, Rachel Braswell Davis of Grifton, NC; a brother, Ralph Franklin Braswell and sister-in-law, Janice of Mebane, NC.  Doris also leaves many nieces and nephews.

Because of the COVID virus, a Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

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