Graveside funeral services for Mrs. Ruth D. Davis, 85, was held Thursday, August 16, 2018, in Bethany-Tiller Cemetery. The family received friends Wednesday, August 15, 2018, at Hancock-Elmore-Hill Funeral Home.
Mrs. Davis, the widow of Ray Davis, entered into rest on August 13, 2018. She was a daughter of the late Dixon “Pappy” Daniel and Mazie McNeil Daniel. She was the owner of Ruth’s Grill in Bethune for many years. She loved to fish, sew, and make quilts.
She is survived by her children Debbie (Mitch) Meyer of Bethune, SC, David (Deborah) Davis of Bethune, SC, Cindy (Curt) Joyner of Bethune, SC, Kay (Danny) Caples of Bishopville, SC; 13 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; sister Kathryn Daniel Hull; brother John Eric Daniel; and multiple nieces and nephews. She is also survived by her beloved dog Pearl. Ruth was preceded by her son, Terry Davis; sisters Mazie Daniel Brunson and Joan Daniel; brothers Jack and Jim Daniel; and grandsons Adam Davis and Daniel Joyner.