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Thelma Jessee Davis, 89, Metcalfe Co., KY native (1933-2022)

Thelma Jessee Davis of Campbellsville passed away on Monday, August 8, 2022. She was 89 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 1pmET on Thursday, August 11, 2022, at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Ave., Campbellsville, KY, officiated by Bro. Caleb Southern. Burial will follow in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens.

Visitation is requested from 11amET until 1pmET on Thursday.

Thelma Jessee Davis, daughter of the late Nimmie Jessee and Mary Hagan Jessee, was born April 14, 1933 in Metcalfe County, Kentucky.

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of Lowell Avenue Baptist Church.

Thelma was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom.

She united in marriage to W.B. "Johnnie" Davis.

She was a devoted, loving family woman and enjoyed working in her flowers.

Besides her husband, W. B. "Johnnie" Davis of Campbellsville, Thelma is survived by one son and one daughter: Lonnie Davis and wife, Charlotte of Campbellsville and Donna Bellinger and husband, Danny of Bowling Green; three grandchildren: Joseph Davis and wife, Cheryl and Amy Southern and husband, Mark of Campbellsville and Jan Brockman and husband, Tim of Bowling Green; seven great-grandchildren: Bryson Brockman and Ethan Brockman of Bowling Green, Caleb Southern and wife, Taylor, Jordyn Burkhead and husband, Brent, Kyndal Southern and Jake Cruse of Campbellsville and Tyler Cruse and wife, Savannah of Greensburg; two great-great-grandchildren: Jaylee Cruse and Lucian Cruse of Greensburg; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.

Thelma was also preceded in death by a sister, Angeline Young.

Pallbearers: Bryson Brockman, Ethan Brockman, Tim Brockman, Joseph Davis, Mark Southern, Gary Young, Tony Young.

Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Thelma Jesee Davis, 89, Metcalfe Co., KY native (1933-2022)

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