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Dorothy Jean Davis, 85
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Dorothy Jean Davis, 85, of McMinnville (Lucky community) died Tuesday, April 19 at her residence.
She was born July 15, 1930, in McMinnville and was a retired employee of Magnetek Century Electric, and was preceded in death by parents Alton and Alberta Anderson Griffin, daughter Jackie Elaine Smartt, and son Armon Carl Cope Jr.
Survivors include her children Thelma Jean Kast of Alburn, Wash., Roger Cope of Murfreesboro, Shirley (Billy) Taylor, Kay (Phil) Kelley, and Jeremy (Wanda) Davis, all of McMinnville; daughter-in-law, Gaynell Cope of Newport, N.C., and special cousin Ola Brown Cope, 14 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren, and four great-great grandchildren.
Funeral service will be Friday at 1 p.m. at McMinnville Funeral Home Chapel. Pastor Jim Zlaten will officiate. Interment will follow at Davis Cemetery. The Davis family will receive friends Friday from 10 a.m. until the time of service at the parlors of McMinnville Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Meals on Wheels. Online condolences may be made at
McMinnville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.