Glenna Jean Davis

May 26, 1944 ~ August 20, 2019

Born in: Washington County, TN
Resided in: Piney Flats, TN

Glenna Jean Davis, of Piney Flats, TN, went home to be with her Lord and Savior, Tuesday, August 20, 2019. Jean was the daughter of the late Margaret Hammitt from Jonesborough, TN.

Jean lovingly served alongside her husband, Dr. Allen Davis at Piney Flats First Baptist Church where she served as the church secretary and the church organist. Her love for God, her family, and her church were foremost in her life.

Left to cherish her memory is: her husband of fifty-six years, Dr. Allen Davis; son, Todd Davis and wife Bethany; daughter, Traci Kegley and husband Steve; grandchildren, Seth Kegley, Zachary Kegley and wife Mary Beth, Emily Kegley, and Connor Davis; and her four-legged little buddy, Bentley.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 PM Friday, August 23, 2019 at Piney Flats First Baptist Church in Piney Flats, TN. The memorial service will follow at 7 PM with Dr. Michael Oaks and Rev. Charles “Toonie” Cash officiating. Graveside service will be held at 10:00 AM Saturday, August 24, 2019, at Monte Vista Memorial Park in Johnson City, TN. Family and friends are asked to meet at the cemetery by 9:50 AM.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Piney Flats First Baptist Church Harvest Offering Fund, 100 Cherry St., Piney Flats, TN 37686.


Visitation: August 23, 2019 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Piney Flats First Baptist Church
100 Cherry Street
Piney Flats, Tennessee

Funeral Service: August 23, 2019 7:00 pm

Piney Flats First Baptist Church
100 Cherry Street
Piney Flats, Tennessee

Committal Service: August 24, 2019 10:00 am

Monte Vista Memorial Park
1900 East Oakland Avenue
Johnson City, TN 37601

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  1. Virginia & Emmett Rush says:

    We sorrow with you in the death of Jean.
    Your pain and sorrow are shared by so many that knew her.
    Jean will be greatly missed, not only by her family, but also by the church and community.
    Faith is our comfort as we grieve, the day is coming when death’s pain will be no more.
    We shall meet again. He will swallow up death forever,
    The Sovereign Lord will wipe away the tears from all faces.
    Isaiah 25:8

  2. Brian Whitson says:

    Allen and family. We are so saddened by the sudden loss of Jean. Brian felt so close to you and Jean. She was a kind, loving woman who loved her family so deeply and lived her life in Christ’s name. She’s now in heaven where there’s no pain and suffering. God bless the Davis family and all the church family. We are praying for you. If you need anything please don’t hesitate to call. Brian & Trieva Whitson

  3. Kimberly Likens Lavin says:

    Allen, Traci, and Family,
    We are so sorry to hear of the loss of Jean. We have very fond memories of our families and the times we shared. We pray that God will grant you peace and hold you close in His arms during this very difficult time. May God bless all of you and your church amily. We are lifiting you up in prayer. Keith and Kimberly Lavin

  4. Laura Tucker Blake says:

    Allen, it has been since I was a little girl… seeing you and your sweet wife. I am so very sorry for your loss. May God bless and keep you all in his comfort and care.

  5. Brad DeBauche says:

    Traci, Steve Kegley and family,

    Traci and I wanted you to know that we are thinking of you and your family. I know this is a tough time and a really difficult time for your father. Hang in there and be there for your dad.

    Brad & Traci DeBauche

  6. Kelly (Silcox) Thomas says:

    Dr. Davis and family – I wanted to send my love and condolences to you. I pray for peace for all of you during this time. Jean was such a blessing to our church family and my family since I was a little girl and her influence and dedication to the Lord is her legacy. My husband and I will continue to keep you in our prayers.

  7. Earl and Kathy Barnes Smith says:

    We are so very sorry to hear of the loss of Jean. She was a lovely Christian lady with a great sense of humor. She will be greatly missed. Thank God we only have to say “see you later” rather than “goodbye.”

  8. Kevin & Sue Melvin says:

    Traci & Steve Kegley and Family,
    We are so so sorry for your loss. We are praying for Gods comforting hand to be upon you. He will
    give you the strength you will need in the days ahead!! May you trust in the promise of is un-ending
    love. God bless.

    Kevin & Sue Melvin

  9. Melissa Tomlinson says:

    I was a little girl when I met you guys and Preacher Allen you baptized me, were the preacher at my grandparents funeral and did the service at our wedding. I am so truly sorry for you guys. She will truly be missed, she is now an angel along with many others.

  10. Larry & Theo Joe says:

    Traci, Steve and Family
    So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time.
    God bless and take care,
    Larry & Theo

  11. Shane and Karen Peoples says:

    Dear Tracy, Steve and family; We are so sorry to hear of your loss. May your memories comfort you in the days, months and years ahead. Your Mom was a very special lady.

    Shane & Karen Peoples

  12. Donna Crane says:

    So sorry to hear this. I have been out of town and just found out. Prayers for the family

  13. Linda Rhudy Wise says:

    I was saddened to hear of Jeans passing. I have so many fond memories of her when we were young. You all are in my prayers. Love, Linda

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