Lillian P. Davis, 76, of Stamford passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Tuesday, December 24, 2013. She was born on February 12, 1937 to the late Manuel Perry and Florence Miller Perry. Lillian is predeceased by her husband Edmond W. Davis Jr. and son Edmond W. Davis. She leaves behind to cherish in her memories her loving children Cora Lee Perry Davis, Victor N. Davis (Cynthia), Venus S. Davis, Rosa D. Davis Gallaher (Jeffrey), Vanessa F. Davis Champion (Jeff), Timothy G. Davis ( Debra ) and Tina M. Davis, Fifteen grandchildren, six great grandchildren, her sister Ollie Perry, her brothers Richard Perry (Esther), Samuel Perry, Harold Perry (Elsie), General Perry (Dorothy), Emmanuel Perry (DaNora), and a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Lillian was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and a great friend to all who knew her. She took great joy in cooking, sewing, singing in the Sanctuary and Women's Choir at Union Baptist Church, serving as past president of Jack & Jill Stamford/Norwalk Chapter, being a dedicated member of the International Order of Eastern Star Corinthian Chapter #62, and spending time with her family. Her door was always open to all. She will be greatly missed.
Funeral services will be held Monday, December 30th, 2013. Receiving hours will be 9:00 am to 11:00 am with a home going service to follow at Union Baptist Church, 805 Newfield Ave., Stamford, CT 06905. Reverend Dr. Robert W. Perry, Senior Pastor will be officiating. Interment will follow at Fairfield Memorial Park, Oaklawn Avenue, Stamford, CT.
Arrangements entrusted to the Leo P. Gallagher & Son Funeral Home.