Powell Davis

Powell Davis Obituary


Age - 72


October 7, 2023


Martinsburg, WV

Powell Roy Davis, Jr. , 72, of Martinsburg, passed away Thursday, October 5, 2023, at Berkeley Medical Center. Born February 1, 1951 in Richland, VA, he was the son of the late Powell Roy Davis and Lucille Marie Lewis Davis. Powell worked as a truck driver for Rolling Smoke, Roadway Express, and George S. Orr and Sons Orchard. He was of the Pentecostal faith. He is survived by his wife, Donna Magruder Davis; sons William Davis, Wayne Magruder, and Jacob Davis; daughters, Carrie White, Melissa Swanson, Chrissy Davis, and Haley Davis; 17 grandchildren, several great great grandchildren; and a sister, Dianne McCarty. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Dwight Davis. Funeral service will be held Wednesday, October 11, 2023 at 11AM at the Brown Funeral Home South Berkeley Chapel in Inwood with Pastor Chuck Donivan officiating. Family will receive friends Tuesday, October 10, 2023 from 6PM to 8PM at the Chapel. Interment will be in Arden United Methodist Church Cemetery. Arrangements by Brown Funeral Home. Online condolences may be offered at www. BrownFuneralHomesWV. com

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Age - 79

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Phyllis Darlene Brining (Wyand), 79, of Martinsburg, WV, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on November 25, 2023. Born January 28, 1944 in Martinsburg, WV, to the late Elmer Evers" Bud" Wyand and Alice Cave Wyand. Phyllis was loved by all; to know her was to love her. She was a 1962 graduate of Boonsboro High School. She was a distributor for Home Interior & Gifts, Inc. for 31 years. She ran a thriving business and mentored many distributors over the years. Many of her past customers remember the extra touch she gave to each of their homes. She was employed by EPIC of Berkeley County School for 17 years transporting children. Each child she transported over the years held a special place in her heart. She was a member of Shenandoah Bible Baptist Church and nursery worker for many years. She adored all children, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Phyllis is survived by the love of her life and devoted husband, Earl "Les" Brining of 61 years; three daughters, Penny Myers, Leslie Rogers and husband Mark, of Martinsburg, WV, and Alison Roberts and husband Sam, of Shenandoah Junction, WV; nine grandchildren, James and Corey Gano, Erin Myers, Casie (Rogers) Adams, Emily (Rogers) Merson, Sammy, Brady and Andy Roberts, Jaidyn Myers; seven great grandchildren and sister Victoria Cline and husband Robert Cline of Falling Waters, WV and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she is proceeded in death by her son-in-law Scott Myers, brother-in-law Charles "Walter" Brining (Beulah), Robert Unger (Elsie), and Kenneth Unger. The family will receive friends on Thursday, November 30, 2023 from 6:00 to 8:00pm at Brown Funeral Home in Martinsburg, WV. Funeral services will be held on Friday, December 1, 2023 at 11:00 am at Brown Funeral Home with Pastor John Woullard and William "Bill" Stanley officiating. Interment will be in Rosedale Cemetery of Martinsburg, WV. The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of Hospice of the Panhandle. Memorial contributions can be made payable to Hospice of the Panhandle in her honor. Hospice of the Panhandle, 330 Hospice Lane, Kearneysville, WV 25430.Show more

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