Wednesday, 05 February 2014 17:03
She was born in Morgan County, Alabama and moved to Weslaco in 1927. She was the daughter of Herbert and Etna Willis.
She is survived by her two sons, Darrell Davis and René Davis, and her daughter, Connie Ewing. She had eight grandchildren, fourteen great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. She was devoted to her family and lived independently until a recent illness. She once was a much-applauded guest at a UTPA sociology class, discussing and answering student questions about what it was like to live to her age.