of Batesville, AR
October 15, 1946 - August 15, 2023
Karen James Davis, 76, of Batesville passed away Tuesday, August 15, 2023.She was born October 15, 1946 in Batesville, Arkansas to J.N. James and Dorothy McDoniel James. Karen was a member of Believers Community Church. She was a Batesville High School graduate. She retired from Batesville Water Utility after 35 years. She attended real estate school, was a licensed real estate agent and she was also a member of Batesville Board of Realtors. She enjoyed reading, crafts, painting, antiquing, cats and Facebook. Survivors include her husband of 57 years, Danny Davis, of the home; brother, Leonard James (Pat) of Batesville; sister-in-law, Vickie Davis Nann (Karl) of Leander, Texas; mother-in-law, Bernice Davis of Batesville; six nieces; two nephews and many other cousins, relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents and grandparents.Funeral services will begin at 10:00am Friday, August 18, 2023 at Roller-Crouch Funeral Home with David Insell officiating. Burial will follow at Oaklawn Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 9:00-10:00am Friday, August 18, 2023 just prior to service at the funeral home. Memorials may be made in her honor to the Humane Society of Independence County, 5 Environmental Drive, Batesville, AR 72501 or the Independence County Library, 267 E. Main Street, Batesville, AR 72501.
I always remembered Karen's sweetness and how easily she laughed. I regret never staying in touch. I pray for the Lord to bless Danny and give him comfort at this time.
In my thoughts and prayers
I am so sorry to hear about Karen. My thoughts and prayers are with each of your families.
Danny, Leonard and family, I was so sorry to hear about Karen. I just found out. We had been friends since Eastside elementary. She always had a smile and was a very sweet person I was glad to have as a friend. God bless you.
Danny, so sorry to hear about Karen. I know you must feel lost after so many years together. I hear you have not been well yourself. Take care.
Danny so sorry to hear of Karen's passing she was very sweet lady. You and the family will be in my thoughts and prayers.
Danny I am so sadden to hear Brenda had died.. we had some good times on Thursday at the same beauty shop..Praying for you and your family.
Danny, David and I are sorry to hear about Karen. She was such a sweet person. We pray that God will comfort and bless you in the days ahead.
Such a shock....! My thoughts and Prayers are with you Danny and the whole family. May Our Gracious and Loving Heavenly Father Hold and Comfort during this terrible time.
Danny, I am so sad to learn of Karenâ€™s passing. She was such a sweet, caring person. May God give you comfort and strength.
Danny,So very sorry to hear about Karen. Prayers for you, I know she will be missed.
I loved Karen very much. Our health issues have kept neither of us from traveling to see each other. Iâ€™m in shock sheâ€™s gone. The reminder to call her popped up on my phone Wednesday. Rest in peace sweet cousin. Rejoice with Aunt Dorothy, mother and mom and grand dad.
Danny and family, I am so very sorry for the loss of your sweet Karen. Prayers and condolences for you and your family.Theresa Morris
Iâ€™m so sorry to hear this my thoughts and prayers are with you all.
It's been many, many years since I saw any of that side of our family and I sincerely regret not having y'all in my life.However, my condolences to all who were close to Karen.God bless you all.
Danny, so sorry to learn about Karen. She was so funny. Mine and Mary's heart go out to you. Will keep you in our thoughts and prayers.
So sorry to hear about Karenâ€™s passing. She was such a kind and caring person and will be greatly missed. ðŸ™ðŸ»â™¥ï¸ðŸ™ðŸ»