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Madelyn "Mat" Davis, age 87, of Elk Park passed away on Wednesday February 29, 2012 at Cannon Memorial Hospital.
She was born July 31, 1924 a daughter of the late Lawrence and Alice Tolley.
She was a florist for Tolley's Flowers and Margaret's Florist.
Mat was a member of Elk Park Christian Church and enjoyed listening to gospel music and watching Gaither videos.
Along with her parents, Mat was preceded in death by her: husband, Jack Davis; brothers, Scott Tolley, Ben Tolley; sisters, Georgia Seim, Vickie Cummings.
A loving mother and "MaMaw Mat" who took care of other people, she has left to cherish her memory: her daughter and son-in-law, Jackie and Jim Bridges of Union Mills, NC; son and daughter-in-law, Rick and Susie Davis of Huntersville, NC; brothers, Pat Tolley of Cranberry, King Tolley of Caroleen, NC; 6 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren.
Funeral services for Madelyn "Mat" Davis will be conducted on Friday, March 2, 2012 at 3:30 PM in the Grandfather Chapel of Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home with Rev. Gary Greene officiating. Interment will follow in the Cranberry Cemetery . The family will receive friends from 2:00 p.m. until the service hour.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Words of comfort and memories may be shared with the family and viewed at www.rsfh.net.
Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home of Newland is serving the Davis family.