Dorothy Mae Davis

October 7, 1943September 17, 2022
Obituary of Dorothy Mae Davis
Dorothy Mae Thomas Davis, age 78, of Austell, Georgia passed away Saturday, September 17, 2022. She was born October 7, 1943, in Hope Hull, Alabama, where she grew up on a farm. As a young girl she was very athletic and enjoyed outdoor activities such as horseback riding. Dorothy joined the church at an early age and served on the ministry board for many years. One of her favorite hobbies that she enjoyed most was to crochet. She was a devoted mother and caregiver to her five children and four of her grandchildren. Preceding her in death were her parents, Alonzo, and Mary Ella (Jackson) Thomas; daughters, Genita Thomas, Gloria Davis, and Alfredia Davis; a grandson, Marquis Davis; brothers, Charlie Thomas, William Thomas, Freddy Thomas, and Alonzo Thomas, Jr.; a sister, Mary (Thomas) Phelps; sisters-in-law, Lottie Thomas, Loleta Thomas and Juanita Thomas; and a brother-in-law, Elijah Smith. Those left to cherish her memory are two sons, Sedrick Davis (Denise), and Undra Lazar Davis (Karen); Dorothy’s former husband and father of her children, Robert Davis; brothers, Tom Thomas, J.C. Thomas, and John Willie Thomas; sisters, McGrath Jean Thomas, and Bertha (Thomas) Smith; sisters-in-law, Jessie Thomas and Sophia Thomas; grandchildren, Tanisia Davis (Gregory), Princess Davis-Millender (Ken), Sedricka Davis, Sedrick Davis, Michael Davis, Ary Thomas, Sherrod Scott, Undra Davis, Ryan Hall, Kenana Parker, Seth Davis, Price Davis, and Kerria Johnson; twenty great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild; as well as numerous other family members and friends. The funeral service will be Friday, September 23, 2022 at 1:00 PM in the Rosehaven Chapel. Following the service, Dorothy will be laid to rest in Rosehaven Memorial Park. For those unable to attend the service in person, you may view the Livestream from the online obituary page at Thoughts and condolences to the family may be shared online at Whitley-Garner at Rosehaven Funeral Home is honored to be entrusted with the services of Dorothy Davis.

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  • Sedrick Davis (Denise) Son
  • Undra Lazar Davis (Karen) Son
  • Robert Davis Former Husband and Father of Her Children
  • Tom Thomas Brother
  • J.C. Thomas Brother
  • John Willie Thomas Brother
  • McGrath Jean Thomas Sister
  • Bertha (Thomas) Smith Sister
  • Jessie Thomas Sister-In-Law
  • Sophia Thomas Sister-in-Law
  • Tanisia Davis (Gregory) Grandchild
  • Princess Davis-Millender (Ken) Grandchild
  • Sedricka Davis Grandchild
  • Sedrick Davis Grandchild
  • Michael Davis Grandchild
  • Ary Thomas Grandchild
  • Sherrod Scott Grandchild
  • Undra Davis Grandchild
  • Ryan Hall Grandchild
  • Kenana Parker Grandchild
  • Seth Davis Grandchild
  • Price Davis Grandchild
  • Kerria Johnson Grandchild
  • Alonzo Thomas Father (deceased)
  • Mary Ella (Jackson) Thomas Mother (deceased)
  • Genita Thomas Daughter (deceased)
  • Gloria Davis Daughter (deceased)
  • Alfredia Davis Daughter (deceased)
  • Marquis Davis Grandson (deceased)
  • Charlie Thomas Brother (deceased)
  • William Thomas Brother (deceased)
  • Freddy Thomas Brother (deceased)
  • Alonzo Thomas, Jr. Brother (deceased)
  • Mary (Thomas) Phelps Sister (deceased)
  • Lottie Thomas Sister-in-Law (deceased)
  • Loleta Thomas Sister-In-Law (deceased)
  • Juanita Thomas Sister-in-Law (deceased)
  • Elijah Smith Brother-in-law (deceased)
  • Dorothy also leaves behind twenty great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild; as well as numerous other family members and friends.

Past Services

Friday, September 23, 2022

Funeral Service

Friday, September 23, 2022