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Irene Davis

June 23, 1928 — April 4, 2020


Irene Estell Davis, 91, passed away Saturday, April 4, 2020.

Private family graveside services will be held in Panhandle Cemetery with Pastor Josh Light officiating.  Irene will lie in state from noon until 8 pm on Sunday, April 5, 2020 and from 9 until noon on Monday, April 6, 2020 at the funeral home in Panhandle.  Due to the COVID-19 Texas Governor's mandates, please keep in mind 10 people are allowed in the building at a time. Services are under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Panhandle.  In lieu of flowers her memory may be honored with a gift to BSA Hospice of the Southwest or to any youth sports organization in Panhandle.

Irene was born June 23, 1928 to Jesse Vick and Mollie Allen Vick.  She married Buddy Davis on November 23, 1944.  Irene worked at Davis Variety Store and then went to work at First National Bank until 1993.

She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Buddy; brothers, James and Melvin Vick; sisters, Artie Vick, Norean Weiss, Eunice Henry; son-in-law, Jimmy Brinkley; and great grandson Jason Inman.

Survivors include daughters, Betty Robertson and husband John, Pat Brinkley all of Panhandle; grandchildren, Mike and Nancy James, Trisha Smith and husband Bubba, Teri Brinkley Grimes, Kevin and Amber Brinkley; great grandchildren, Josh and Matt James, Ashley and Kory McLaughlin, Triston Inman, Jonathan Grimes, Timothy Grimes, Taylor and Cooper Brinkley; great-great granddaughter, Henlee McLaughlin; sister, Shirley Riggins and husband Harry of Amarillo; and a host of extended family.

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