donations may be sent to Crossroad Missionary Baptist Church, PO Box 204, Mapaville, MO 63065
Pearly Velma "Dutch" Davis, age 80, of DeSoto, entered into eternal rest on Friday, December 11, 2015 in Crystal City, MO. Pearly was born on August 2, 1935 in Etowah, AR to the late Melvin W. and Dixie L. (nee Givens) Holt. She was a homemaker who loved making dolls, fishing and doing crafts. She was a member of Crossroad Missionary Baptist Church.
Pearly is survived by her loving husband of 55 years, James Franklin Davis of DeSoto, son; Michael (wife, Jackie) Davis of Hillsboro, daughters; Brenda (husband, Jerry) Shirley of Odessa, TX and Debra (husband, Carl Sr.) Pitman of DeSoto, brothers; Delmar (wife, Pat) Holt of DeSoto, Willis (wife, Bonnie) Holt of Dixon, sisters; Wilma Davis of California, Doris (husband, John) Hayes of Illinois, Marilyn (husband, Montie) Camden of Festus, Linda Miller of Bonne Terre, 7 Grandchildren and 9 Great-Grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Alma Dye. Service will be officiated by Brother Jerry Shirley, her son-in-law.