Mr. Jimmy B. Davenport


Jimmy B. Davenport, age 84, of Chatsworth passed away on Tuesday, December 7, 2021, at his home.

He was a member of Grace Baptist Church.

Jimmy was preceded in death by his wife, Ann Bailey Davenport; son, Michael Davenport; granddaughter, Chastity Pell; parents, Bartow and Ollie Davenport; brothers, CB, Clinton, William “Boss,” Hall (Betty), and Walter (Claudette) Davenport; and sisters, Mildred Davenport, Helen Plemons, Glenn Bandy (Boots), Nellie Dunn (Jimmy), and Joyce Saylors.

Survivors include his daughter, Sheila Caldwell (Chris Green) of Chatsworth; sisters-in-law, Inez Davenport and Shirley Davenport – both of Chatsworth; grandchildren, Nic Caldwell and Cindy Bray, Keri Davenport, and Dillon and Natasha Davenport; great-grandchildren, Preslie and Peyton Pell, Nico, Jase, and Jaley Davenport, and Khloee Davenport; and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, and cousins.

Funeral services for Mr. Davenport were held at 12 p.m. on Saturday, December 11, 2021, in the chapel of Peeples Funeral Home with Rev. Isaac Johns, Rev. Jeremy Southers, and Rev. Chris Corbin officiating. Interment followed in the Grace Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family received friends at the funeral home on Friday from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m.

Peeples Funeral Home & Crematory of Chatsworth was entrusted with the arrangements for Jimmy B. Davenport.