Hazel Smith Davis

August 22, 1930February 24, 2018

Hazel Smith Davis, age 87, stepped into her Heavenly home on Saturday morning, February 24, 2018. Hazel was a Nurse for 43 years beginning in the Old Gaston Memorial Hospital.

Hazel really loved her sports as she was a Huge Duke Blue Devil fan. She loved her times with family and friends at the beach. Hazel will be greatly missed.

Those left to share Hazel’s memories are her son Mark Davis of Gastonia, North Carolina; daughter and son in law: Emily and Curtis Mitchem of Dallas, North Carolina; nephew: Michael (Susie) Jordan of Boca Raton, Florida; god grandson: Chase McCaskill.

Hazel was the daughter of the late Archie and Esther Smith. She was also preceded in death by her husband of 42 years, Donald Robert Davis; sister: Thelma Jordan and brother Virgil Smith.

Graveside and committal service will be held at 11:00 AM, Tuesday, February 27, 2018 in the Masonic Garden at Gaston Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, the family ask that donations be made to Gaston Hospice House, P.O. Box 3984, Gastonia, North Carolina 28054 in Hazel’s memory.

If you wish to make expressions of love and share fond memories, please visit Hazel’s guestbook at

Carothers Funeral Home at Gaston Memorial Park is compassionately serving the family of Hazel Davis.


  • Graveside and Committal Service Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Hazel Smith Davis

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Lynn Hamrick

February 26, 2018

Emily and Mark, I'm so sorry for your loss. Hazel was my good friend and I loved her so . I miss her so much. She was the greatest Charge nurse I've ever had. May God comfort you and hold you close.

February 24, 2018

May God's loving kindness comfort you and help you through this very sad time
Psalms 29:11