Rozetta Laverne Davis-Henderson
December 12, 1946 – September 2, 2020
Rozetta Laverne Davis-Henderson was born December 12th, 1946 in Shawnee Oklahoma. She was the first born of eleven children to the late Roosevelt W. Davis Sr. and LaRuth (Collins) Davis.
Rozetta accepted Christ at an early age. She loved praising the Lord. She attended various churches and later became a member of The Omega Fire Industry Church in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. She attended school in Shawnee, Oklahoma where she graduated from Shawnee High. After high school she went on to start her career in nursing, where she attended classes at Gordon Cooper Vo-Tech. Rozetta completed nursing and began working at Mission Hill Hospital, and then later at the Veterans Affairs Hospital, where she continued her career for over 30 years.
Rozetta was proceeded in death by her father, the late Roosevelt W. Davis Sr two brothers Kenneth E. Davis and Tommy E. Davis; one grandson Gregory Chastang III; five uncles and two aunts.
Those left to cherish her memory is her mother Mrs. LaRuth (Collins) Davis; five children Shawn Davis Sr. of Erie, PA, Dr. Stephanie (Jeff) Carruth of Lake Elsinore, CA, Elizabeth (Kerwin) Tatum of Oklahoma City, Melanie Henderson, Willie T. Henderson of Oklahoma City; six sisters Sylvia (Troy) Davis-Price, JoAnn (Rick) Sanders, Tina Davis, Maxine Davis all of Shawnee, OK, Lillie (Elwood) Black ok Oklahoma City, and Vermonell (James) Richardson of Muskogee, OK; two brothers Roosevelt (Angela) Davis Jr. and Norman Davis of Shawnee, OK; best friend Linda Pollard-Huston of Erie, PA; godson Saint Martin of Erie, PA; and a host of nieces, great nieces, nephews, other relatives, cousins, loved ones and friends.
- Brandon Davis, Pallbearer
- Riley Davis, Pallbearer
- Elwood Black, Pallbearer
- Randy Henderson, Pallbearer
- Kendall Henderson, Pallbearer
- Aaron Bryant, Pallbearer
- Jeffrey Carruth II, Pallbearer
- Broderick Davis Bray, Honorary Pallbearer
- James Richardson, Honorary Pallbearer
- Samuel Richardson, Honorary Pallbearer
- Graham Kelly, Honorary Pallbearer
- Mitchell Richardson, Honorary Pallbearer
- Donnell Davis, Honorary Pallbearer
- Nicholas Henderson, Honorary Pallbearer
- Kevin Henderson, Honorary Pallbearer
Friday, September 11, 2020
Saturday, September 12, 2020
Rozetta Laverne Davis-Henderson
September 10, 2020
Dear Stephanie, Jeffery, and family,
Words may not suffice to express the heartfelt sorrow for the passing of your mother.
Those we love don't go away they walk beside us everyday,
unseen, unheard, but always near,
so loved, so missed, so very dear.
Please accept our condolences.
Marilyn & Ricky Hall
Indian Land, South Carolina
Leroy and Petra Sumter
September 9, 2020
Our prayers and thoughts are with all the family. May the blessing of having shared the life and experiences with Mrs. Davis Henderson brings you joy and peace in this time of sorrow.
Our deepest Sympathy,
Petra & Leroy Sumter
September 8, 2020
Family, I extend my deepest condolences during the home going of your loved one. It is our prayer that God will continue to love, comfort, and keep you today, and in the many days to come. We love you all, God bless you.