HURDLE MILLS --- Faye Frances Morton Davis, 87, of 4225 Gordonton Rd., Hurdle Mills, died Sunday, Nov. 20, 2022. Born in Onslow County, Mrs. Davis was the daughter of the late Kater and Minnie Wetherington Morton, wife of the late Rev. Ernest Lee Davis, Sr. and mother of the late Amy Lori Davis Yoder. Mrs. Davis was a retired nurse’s aid and was an active member of Old Lea Bethel Baptist Church. She loved her family, her Lord and her church family. She enjoyed sewing and playing the piano. She was also preceded in death by four sisters, Lillie Thomas, Mildred Gorman, Carol Pittman and Mary Louise Morton.
Mrs. Davis is survived by three sons, Ernest Lee Davis, Jr., and wife Tamera and Chester A. Davis and wife Deborah, all of Hurdle Mills and Gary Wayne Davis, of Durham; one brother, Kater Franklin Morton, of Jacksonville; and eight grandchildren, three step-grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren.