Thelma Ruth Price Davidson, 68, of Memphis passed away Dec. 24, 2021 at St. Francis Hospital – Bartlett. Funeral services were 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 29, at Shackelford Funeral Directors – Crook Avenue Chapel. The family received friends at Crook Avenue from noon-2 p.m. service time on Wednesday.
She was born Aug. 13, 1953 in Crossville, the daughter of the late Rainey and Mary Cox Price. She grew up in Crossville and moved to Memphis as a teen. She married Donald E. Davidson, Sr. on Aug. 10, 1970, and they made their home in Memphis during their 51 years of marriage.
She enjoyed flower gardening and arts and crafts. She was a very nice and generous person who believed in giving people a second chance.
She was very family oriented and loved each member dearly.
She is survived by her husband, Donald Davidson, Sr. of Memphis; three sons, Donald Davidson, Jr., Thomas D. Davidson and Steven J. (Stacy) Davidson, all of Memphis; two brothers, Ray P. Price and Jacky Price, both of Dayton; and two sisters, Leona Melton of Millington and Donna Manley of Senatobia, Miss.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Christopher M. Davidson; and three brothers, Doug Cox, Joe Price and Rainey Price, Jr.