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Karen Marie DavenportMay 11, 1946 ~ October 22, 2017 (age 71)
Karen Marie Perleberg Davenport, 71, Tuscumbia, AL passed away Sunday, October 22, 2017. Visitation will be Tuesday, October 24, 2017 from 1-3 p.m. at Colbert Memorial Chapel with Bro. Ted Vafeas officiating the service at 3 p.m. in the funeral home chapel. Burial will be in Colbert Memorial Gardens. Karen was a member of Highland Park Baptist Church. She was a graduate of Everett High School in 1964 and retired as a transcriptionist at Helen Keller Hospital.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Abbie and Gloria Perleberg; and father-in-law, Robert Lee Davenport and very special mother-in-law, Earlie Davenport; and several uncles and a niece.
She is survived by her husband of 45 years, Hershel L. Davenport; daughter, Jennifer L. Davenport Flannagan; special son-in-law, Jamie Flannagan; brothers, Garl Perleberg (Pam) Lake Isabella, MI, Dale Perleberg (Stephanie) of Johns Creek, Georgia, and Kurt Perleberg (Mardi) of Lansing, MI; her only grandchild “The light of her life”, Zoe` Grace Flannagan; sisters-in-law, Evon Rutland, Marie Weems, and Stella (Ed) Bullion; step- daughter, Kelly Brooks and children; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Tod Perleberg, James Weems, Michael Bullion, Jake Flannagan, Jerry Murdock, and Darell Wayne Johnson.
Special thanks to Helen Keller Hospice, Melinda Smith, RN and staff.