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Geneva Poynter Davis

Geneva Poynter Davis, 86, of Cave City, passed away Thursday, September 19, 2013 at NHC Healthcare in Glasgow.

She was a Metcalfe County native, a devout Christian and member of the Cave City Baptist Church, an active member of the Cave City Younger Womens Club, a homemaker, loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and a caring friend to many. She was the former co-owner and bookkeeper for Davis Auto Parts in Cave City and her favorite pastime was working crossword puzzles.

Ms. Davis was preceded in death by her parents, James E. Poynter and Elizabeth M. Robertson Poynter; her husband, Paul M. Davis; a daughter, Jennifer Davis-Young; a son-in-law, Johnny Chapman and a sister, MaeDell Poynter Pope.

Survived by

Son: Chuck Davis and wife, Cheryl of Cave City

2-Daughters: Paula Jackson and husband, Tim of Prospect, Ky.

Amy Chapman of Cave City

Son-In-Law: Mike Young of Findley, Oh.

8-Grandchildren: Paul Jackson and wife Leslie of Anchorage, Ky., Kristie Jackson Lindemier and husband, Trever of Crestwood, Ky., Shannon Jackson Lampton and husband, Richie of Prospect, Ky., Carie Chapman Lewis and husband, Matt of Cincinniti, Oh., Jeremy Chapman of San Antonio, Tx., Erin Davis Dobbs and husband, Nathan of Wichita, Ks., Shelley Davis Lowe and husband, Bill of Bowling Green, Ky. and Andrew Davis and wife, Ashley of Hartford, Ky.

Several Nieces and Nephews


Winn Funeral Home Chapel: Sunday, 4-8PM (CDT) and after 8AM (CDT) Monday, until service time.

Funeral Service

Winn Funeral Home Chapel: 11 AM (CDT) Monday, September 23, 2013 with burial to follow in the Cave City Cemetery.

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Dear Chuck and Amy:
I am so sorry about the loss of your mother. It was a pleasure knowing her. She was always so nice to me and made me feel a part of the Davis family. My deepest sympathy to you as well as to your families.
With Love,
Julie Kane

Julie Kane Sep 23 2013 12:00 AM

My daughter will be takng my place, I very sprry, I could attend, but commitment I have on Monday prevent it, otherwise. I miss her greatly, she has been a very big part of life. Please express my regrets to all the family.

My thoughts are all at this time and in the future.

Love Mike

Mike Young Sep 22 2013 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear of your mother's death. Nothing compares to the loss of your mother. Your mom and dad were so special and I appreciated their kindness and generosity. I spent many days and nights in your family's home. Just looking at the pictures brings back so many memories. Give my condolences to your sister and brother and all of your families.

Phyllis Larimore Guinn Sep 22 2013 12:00 AM

You and the family are in our thoughts and prayers. Your mom was a special person and will be greatly missed. If we can be of any help to you let us know.

Larry & Brenda Self Sep 22 2013 12:00 AM

Your mother was a fine lady - I am sure you will miss her-I wish you and your family the best of luck-Your friend always.

Elvin Meadows Sep 21 2013 12:00 AM

I have such good memories of Geneva, Paul and family from playing Rook to Hart Memorial Ball games and double dating with Paula and Elvin.
Good ole days.

Kaye Meadows Lindsey Sep 20 2013 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. Just remember she is with Uncle Paul and I am sure she is fussing at him for looking at a pretty girl in heaven. If you neeed anything just call me. Love to all the family.

Sherry Sep 20 2013 12:00 AM

Chuch and Cheryl,
Mike and I are so sorry for the loss of your mother. She was a very special lady and I know she will be greatly missed.
May God be with you and comfort you at this time and may you feel His peace as you say goodbye for now.

Miek and Betsy Manship Sep 20 2013 12:00 AM

We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Mike and Sandi Stenberg Sep 20 2013 12:00 AM