Jeanette Davenport

Nov. 27, 2013 @ 03:30 PM

Jeanette Taylor Davenport, 85, passed away Wednesday, November 27, 2013.

She was born August 23, 1928, daughter of the late Willie Frank and Ivey Brown Taylor. She is also preceded in death by her husband Alva Gladstone Davenport, a sister Dolores Hill, two brothers Earl and Eddie Taylor.
Funeral services will be 12:00 PM Saturday, November 30, 2013 in First Presbyterian Church of Monroe; the family will visit prior to the service starting at 11:00 AM. A Committal service will be held at 2:30 PM at Paw Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery, 7400 Mt. Holly Rd. Charlotte NC 28214.
Jeanette was a member of First Presbyterian Church of Monroe, active in Good Times Group and a Church Usher. She also enjoyed Bridge, Line Dancing, and taking trips with her numerous close friends.
She is survived by a daughter Teresa “Terri” Ashcraft, and husband Rainey of Monroe, a son Mark Davenport, and wife Barbara of Katy, TX, three grandchildren Jennifer Harcourt, and husband Hill, Michelle Shaffer, and husband David, and Rainey Ashcraft, Jr., and Brandon Holland, two great grandchildren Kennedy Grace Harcourt, and Ashton Hill Harcourt, Jr.
Memorials may be made to First Presbyterian Church of Monroe, 302 E. Windsor St. Monroe, NC 28112 or Loaves & Fishes of Union County, PO Box 790, Monroe, NC 28111. Online condolences may be made at