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CALDWELL—Graveside services for Annie (Ann) Pearl Dreher Sexton Davis, 88, of Caldwell were to be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2009, at New Tabor Cemetery with Bro. Mack Cox of First Assembly of God Church officiating.

Mrs. Davis died Sunday, Sept. 6, at her home surrounded by her family.

She was born July 16, 1921, in Sharp to Frank W. and Myrtle Cannon Dreher.

She married Edward Sexton, on May 13, 1939, in Cameron and he preceded her in death on Oct. 14, 1965.

On June 30, 1971, she married Edwin W. Davis in Rockdale.

Mrs. Davis, was known for her love of flowers, always having a smile on her face and her faith in God.

She was t he chairman of Milam County American Red Cross blood drives for 20 years.

Along side of her husband, she spent the past 38 years in the cattle industry.

Mrs. Davis was also preceded in death by her parents; two grandsons, Brandon Moeller and Edward A. Sexton III; a greatgrandson, Austin Sexton; and a brother, Frank W. Dreher.

Survivors include her husband, Edwin W. Davis of Caldwell; a son, Edward A. Sexton Jr. and Thersa of Anderson; three daughters, Sherrlyn Sue Moeller and husband Dennis of Taylor, Cheryl Darlene Ligon and husband David of Caldwell, Annette Sexton Smith of Caldwell; a stepdaughter, Reba Sue Dav is of Mena, Arkansas; a step-son Murphy Davis of Wichita Falls; and a sister, Lee Thompson Walker of Houston; also, 10 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers were her granddaughters Tisha Moeller Bucanek, Debra Ligon Malone, Angel Smith Sargent, Tammy Moeller Arnold, Lori Sexton Poehl, and Stacey Sexton Hutka.

Honorary pallbearers were Mack Cox, Dr. Scott Chennault, and John Young, P.A.


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