Margaret Strickland Davis, 76, passed away Wednesday, January 6, 2021. She was born in Goldsboro, NC, daughter of Irvin and Margaret Coats Strickland.
Mrs. Davis and her husband Herbert, moved to Savannah in 1972 where she was a stay-at-home mom to their two children, Glynn and Eric. She later went to work for the United Way where she remained until she retired after 30 years of service as Financial Director. Mrs. Davis was a Baptist and an avid doll collector. Other than his parents, she was preceded in death by her sons, Glynn and Eric Davis and her brother, Irvin Strickland, Jr.
Surviving are her husband of 58 years, Herbert D. Davis of Savannah and brother, Bobby S. Strickland of Charlotte, NC.
A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Monday, January 11, 2021 at the Greenwich section of Bonaventure Cemetery.
So sorry to hear about Margaret my prayers are with you
- Patricia Bowen, SAVANNAH, Georgia
Margaret was a wonderful friend, woman and boss. My heart breaks for you Herb. I know how deep your love was . Heaven now has a beautiful angel .
- Shelley Blumberg Sapp, Savannah, Georgia
Margaret Ann and I were friends from babyhood and spent many days together over our growing up years. I shall miss her even though we had not seen each other in a long time. My love and prayers for all of her family especially Herbert and her very special brother and neices.
- Mray Eleanor Alphin Overman, Mt. Olive, NC
Aunt Margaret or Grandma Margaret as my son, Conner and my niece Ava loved to called her will be missed in so many ways. I have spent my life looking forward to each moment I got to spend with her! To me she was so much more than just a great aunt...she was a 2nd mom, a comforter, my rock, and one the ONLY people who truly understood ME!!! She loved me for me and loved my child and all her family in that same way! Please pray for our family, especially Uncle/Grandpa Herbie!! I long for that day we will meet again!
- Robert, Erin, Conner & Millie Hambrick, Princeton, NC