E. S. Davis obit
E. S. DAVIS RITES , HELD AT PURDON CHURCH TUESDAY Funeral services for E. S. Davis aged 66 years, of Purdon, who died at the P. and S. Hospital Monday morning, were held from the First Baptist church in Purdon Tuesday afternoon at 2 o'clock. The rites were conducted by Rev, Walter, Martin, pastor of the church. Burial was in Oakwood cemetery here. Surviving are his wife of Purdon; three sons, Guy Davis, Houston; Vernon Davis, Purdon, and Harold Davis, Corsicana; a daughter, Mrs. C. L. Kirk, Cayuga; six grandchildren; three brothers, A. C. Davis, Purdon; P. B. Davis, Corsicana, and W. H. Davis, Richland; four sisters, Mrs. Mary Ford, Dallas; Mrs. Ava Durbin, Houston; Mrs. M. W. Tickle, Purdon, and Mrs. Ben Shell, Blooming Grove. Pallbearers were Frank Brown, Autrey French, Leamon Phillips, Elton Skinner, Clarence Putman and T. I. Farmer. Corley Funeral Home directed.