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Lee "Brooks" A. Davis

December 1, 1956
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Lee A. Davis “Brooks”, 61, of Mount Vernon, Illinois departed this life Saturday morning on April 14, 2018 at SSM Health Good Samaritan Health in Mount Vernon, Illinois. He was born December 1, 1956 in Shreveport, Louisiana to Lee & Rose Mary (Anderson) Brown. He married Theressa (Dunn) Davis in the May of 1982 and they were blessed with 35 years together.

Along with his wife, Theressa Davis of Shreveport, Louisiana, Lee is survived by his 4 daughters, Rochelle Dunn of Mount Vernon, Illinois, Kisha Richardson and husband, L.C. of Mount Vernon, Illinois, Kechedelle Neal of St. Louis, Missouri, and Tameka Davis of Dallas, Texas; 2 sons, Lee Davis, Jr. of Shreveport, Louisiana and Jominique Davis of Mount Vernon, Illinois; 2 sisters, Gloria Witt of Houston, Texas and Beverly Douglas of Shreveport, Louisiana; and brother, Randy Nash of Houston, Texas. Lee leaves behind 28 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. Lee also leaves behind a host of cousins, nieces, nephews, and best friends.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Rose Mary (Anderson) Brown; mother-in-law, Ida Dunn; 2 sons, Cortez Neal and Jimmie Davis; granddaughter, Chelsea Dunn; grandson, Karter Bland; sisters, Diane Davis Hall and Jenice Washington; and auntie, Rose Lee Young.

Lee was a very hard worker. He worked as a mechanic as well as an over-the-road truck driver for many years. Lee will truly be missed by all who knew and loved him.

Visitation: 10:00 to 11:00 A.M. Saturday, May 5, 2018 at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens Chapel in Woodlawn, Illinois. Funeral Service will begin at 11:00 A.M. with Pastor Tim Goodwin officiating.  Interment: Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens in Woodlawn, Illinois.

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