Joyce Yawn Davis – 80

Joyce Yawn Davis, age 80, of Anderson, SC & formerly of Brunswick died Monday, October 7, 2019.

Mrs. Davis was born May 8, 1939, in Baxley, Georgia to the late Cleaton & Mamie Yawn. She retired from Southeast Georgia Regional Medical Center and was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Brunswick.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Davis was preceded in death by her husband, Wendell Holmes Davis, a brother, Tommy Yawn and a brother in law, Bob Fletcher.

Survivors include her sons & daughters-in-law, Kenneth & Stephanie Davis of Belton, SC and James & Julie Davis of St. Augustine, FL; a sister, Wilma Fletcher of Monticello, GA; brother & sisters in law, Dave & Nellie Yawn of Baxley and Virginia Yawn of Panama City, FL. Grandchildren, Anne’ Davis, Danielle Davis, Erik Davis, Krystle Simmons, Tisha Ellis, and eleven great-grandchildren also survive.

Graveside services will be held Saturday, October 12, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. at Zoar Cemetery with Rev. Alan Davis officiating.

Visitation will be from 9:00 until 10:00 am at Swain Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Volunteers in Medical Missions (

Arrangements are under the direction of Swain Funeral Home.