We regret to notify you of the passing on June 18, 2022, of Sylvia Jean Davenport of Woodbury, Tennessee, who was born in Bell Buckle, Tennessee. By leaving a message in the guestbook that comes with it, you can express your sympathies to the family.
She was preceded in death by her mother Regina Harrell Barrett (Arrie Davenport), father Carson A. Barrett, brother Harold Barrett, and son Tommy Davenport.
Her children Billy Davenport (Roxanne) of Smyrna, Mary Womack of McMinnville, Janice Tenpenny (Kenneth) of McMinnville, Peggy Moore (Eddie) of Smyrna, and Laura Blake (Willie) of Bradyville survive her along with her husband Arrie and siblings Freddy Barrett of Woodbury and Linda Daubenmire of Lancaster, Ohio. She is also survived by numerous close friends and members of her extended family, in addition to one great-great granddaughter.
On June 23, 2022, from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM, there will be visitation hours at the Gentry-Smith Funeral Home (303 Murfreesboro Rd, Woodbury, TN 37190). A funeral service will be held at the Gentry-Smith Funeral Home Chapel on Friday, June 24, 2022, at 12:00 PM (303 Murfreesboro Rd, Woodbury, TN 37190).
In honor of the care she received from the staff at Diversicare of Smyrna over the past few years, the family is appealing for donations in her honor to help organize a staff meal and to support patient activities.