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Joyce Yawn Davis

May 8, 1939 ~ October 7, 2019 (age 80)



Joyce Yawn Davis, age 80, of Anderson, SC & formerly of Brunswick died Monday, October 7, 2019.

Mrs. Davis was born May 8, 1939 in Baxley, Georgia to the late Cleaton & Mamie Yawn. She retired from Southeast Georgia Regional Medical Center and was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Brunswick.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Davis was preceded in death by her husband, Wendell Holmes Davis, a brother, Tommy Yawn and a brother in law, Bob Fletcher.

Survivors include her sons & daughters-in-law, Kenneth & Stephanie Davis of Belton, SC and James & Julie Davis of St. Augustine, FL; a sister, Wilma Fletcher of Monticello, GA; brother & sisters in law, Dave & Nellie Yawn of Baxley and Virginia Yawn of Panama City, FL. Grandchildren, Anne’ Davis, Danielle Davis, Erik Davis, Krystle Simmons, Tisha Ellis and eleven great grandchildren also survive.

Graveside services will be held Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Zoar Cemetery with Rev. Alan Davis officiating.

Visitation will be from 9:00 until 10:00 am at Swain Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Volunteers in Medical Missions (

Arrangements are under the direction of Swain Funeral Home.



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October 12, 2019

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Swain Funeral Home
1632 Hatch Pkwy North
Baxley, GA 31513

Graveside Service
October 12, 2019

11:00 AM
Zoar Cemetery

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