Billie Lee Malloy Davenport, 80, of Benton, went to be with the Lord on April 16, 2014. She was born April 15, 1934.
Billie was preceded in death by her parents, William McKinley Malloy and Marilee Malloy; one sister; and one niece.
Billie is survived by her husband of 59 years, Boyce Wayne Davenport of Benton; a son, David Wayne Davenport; a daughter, Carol Lee Davenport all of Benton; three grandchildren, Brandi Lee Adcock and Lyssa Nicole Gatlin, both of Benton, and Deric Wayne Davenport of Maumelle; four great-grandchildren, Annabel Lee Bostad, Drake Wesley Gatlin, Jackson Teague Gatlin and Deacon Wayne Davenport; seven brothers and sisters and a host of nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, April 19, at Ashby Funeral Home with Brother Marcus Blakley officiating. Burial will follow at Old Union Cemetery. A potluck lunch will be served at Forest Hills Missionary Baptist Church following the burial.
Pallbearers are Michael Cochran, Kerry Brazil, Kevin Brazil, William Adams, John Adams and Tyson Adams.
Visitation is set from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, April 18, at Ashby Funeral Home.
Online guest book: www.ashbyfuneralhome.com.