Sally Davis – Obituary


Sally Lynne Davis, 75, passed away on Friday June 11, 2021 at Duke University Hospital after a long battle with lung disease. She was born March 4, 1946 in Geneva, Ohio the daughter of the late Harold and Colletta (Fletcher) Eldridge. Sally had been employed by Reliance Electric in the testing department and later with IBM working in the programing and then the Human Resources department. Sally enjoyed traveling with Norman, sharing wine in the Community Garden with neighbors and spending time with family often. A graveside memorial service will be held at the North Madison Cemetery in North Madison Ohio at a later date. Sally is survived by her husband Norman Davis of Garner, NC; daughter Jennie Benjamin (Robert) of Raleigh, NC; son Christopher Davis (Maria) of Angier, NC; 8 grandchildren; sister Coletta “Petey” White; several nieces and nephews.  In lieu of flowers, the family requests that a donation be made to Duke Health in support of the Lung Transplant Directors Fund.  Please mail checks to Duke Health Department, ATTN: Karen Turpin, Box 90581, Durham, NC 27708 or visit to make a secure gift online.  A service of Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 405 S. Main St., Wake Forest. (919) 556-5811

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