Ellen ‘Pete’ Faison Flowers Davis


MOORE, S.C. — Ellen “Pete” Faison Flowers Davis, 91, formerly of Arbours West Lane, Moore, South Carolina, died Friday, May 24, 2019, at Pacifica Skylyn-Spartanburg. Born Sept. 9, 1927, in Calypso, she was the daughter of the late Carnot and Annie Faison Flowers.

A loving wife, mother, and grandmother, Mrs. Davis was dedicated to her husband of 53 years, the late Marvin Ray Davis (1999), especially during the last two years of his life during his final illness. She was a member of Second Presbyterian Church Spartanburg where she had been active in the Women of Church Circle, a volunteer at the Soup Kitchen and a member of the committee that visited shut-ins of the church. She retired from Spartanburg County District 2 Administration Office.

Survivors include her daughter, Jo Davis Browning (George) of Moore; daughter-in-law, Dale Salters Davis of Spartanburg; grandchildren, Anna Browning, Greg Browning, Dori Davis Helms (Noel), and Kaysie Davis Brady (Travis); great-grandchildren, Nate Helms, Isabel Helms, and Davis Brady; sister-in-law, Johnnie Davis of Calypso, NC; and many beloved nieces and nephews in eastern North Carolina. In addition to her parents and husband, she was predeceased by her beloved son, Mitchell “Mickey” Ray Davis; brothers, Thomas Flowers, Lawrence Flowers, and Joseph Flowers; and sister, Doris Flowers.

Visitation was held from 2:30-3:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at Floyd’s Greenlawn Chapel, 2075 E. Main St., Spartanburg, SC 29307, with funeral services following at 4 p.m. Private entombment was in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens Heritage Chapel Mausoleum.

Memorials may be made to Second Presbyterian Church, 438 N. Church St., Spartanburg, SC 29303; or Spartanburg Soup Kitchen, 136 South Forest Street, Spartanburg, SC 29306.

The family is at the home of her daughter and son-in-law, Jo and George Browning.

An online guest register is available at www.floydmortuary.com

Floyd’s Greenlawn Chapel handled arrangements.


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