Onease Turner Davis

Onease Turner Davis departed this life peacefully on Tuesday, February 26, 2019, at 1:36 p.m. at her home surrounded by her loving family at the age of 92. She was a native of Nairn, LA, and a longtime resident of Port Sulphur, LA. Beloved daughter of the late George and Julia Taylor Turner. Devoted wife of the late Elton Davis. Loving mother of the late Elton Jerald (Linda) and Connie Marie Davis. Grandmother of Jerralyn, Brandon (Leslie), and the late Blane Dorell Davis. Sister of the late Olivia Riley, Alice’ Turner, Odile (Osgood) Williamson, Herman (Octavia W.), Irvin (Edna), Elton (Octavia M.) and Milton Turner. Sister-in-law of Glagareen Turner. She is also survived by seven great grandchildren, her devoted nieces and nephews Wanda W (Pastor Darnell Sr.) Smith, Marie W (Earl Sr.) Jones, and Keith Espradon Sr., her endearing caregivers Kandence, Trinda and Jyiah Smith, Elisha J. and Chasmin Parker, Shannon Sylve and Sara Bias, her Christian sister and caring neighbor Doris Turner, a host of nieces nephews, other relatives and devoted friends. Relatives and friends of the family, Pastor, Officers and members of Greater St. Peter, Greater Macedonia, and Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Churches and all neighboring churches of Plaquemines Parish and staff and members of the Plaquemines Parish Council on Aging attended the visitation and funeral services at Greater St. Peter Missionary Baptist Church in Oakville LA, on Monday, March 4, 2019. Dr. Darnell Smith Sr. was the officiant. Entombment followed at St. Patrick Cemetery, Port Sulphur LA. The Davis family would like to extend their heartfelt gratitude to the nurses and staff at Heart of Hospice and Family Home Care for the excellent care given to Mrs. Davis. For online condolences, please visit

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