Thelma Daniel Davis of Vernon Hill passed away Aug. 20, 2020. She was born in Halifax County on Oct. 29, 1928 and was 91 years of age. She was the daughter of the late Wesley L. “Buck” Daniel and the late Lottie V. Terry Daniel. She was married to the late Orey Kent Davis.

She attended Oak Level Presbyterian Church. Thelma was a devoted Christian who loved to help others.

Thelma Daniel Davis is survived by her children, Sheila Hope Davis of Vernon Hill, Deborah Kay Davis of South Boston and Earl Kent Davis and wife Sally of Vernon Hill; five grandchildren, Adan Davis and wife Cary, Angelica Estrada and husband Eddie, Erica Tehuacatl, Christopher Davis and Joshua Davis; and 10 great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two great grandchildren, Fernando and Ezekiel Tehuacatl; four sisters; and two brothers.

A graveside service was held Sunday, Aug. 23, 2020 at 2 p.m. at Halifax Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Joyce Thomas officiating.

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Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services, South Boston.