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Aileen Whitehead Davis

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Aug. 2, 1932 — March 9, 2020

ELM CITY — Aileen Whitehead Davis, 87, passed away Monday. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Cedar Grove Cemetery. The Rev. Wayne Whitley will officiate.

Aileen is survived by her son, Randy Davis and wife, Angela Langley Davis; daughters, Lu Davis and Amanda Park; grandchildren, Matthew and Franklin Davis; and sisters, Nancy Buscemi of Wilson and Libby Bodiford of Panama City, Florida.

She was preceded in death by her husband, A.R. “Pookie” Davis; daughter, JoAnne Whitehead Davis; nephew, Case Ashmore Bodiford; and her parents, Clyde and Lucille Whitehead.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Aileen’s memory to Shriners Hospitals for Children, 403 E. Front St., New Bern, NC 28560-4916.

Condolences may be directed to Joyner’s Funeral Home and Crematory at www.joyners.net.