Minnie Lewis Davenport

Minnie Lewis Davenport, age 74, of Robertsdale, Alabama passed away on February 9, 2023 with her family by her side.

Minnie is preceded in death by her husband, Julius “Bug” Davenport; mother, Evie Lee Phillips Lewis; father, Edward Rufus Lewis; daughter, Tammy Denise Hollinger; sisters, Carolyn Faye Holmes & Annie Louise Sparks; and brother, Charles Ray Lewis.

She is survived by her sons, Brian Davenport, Richard Davenport (Theresa); and Kelvin “Boo Boo” Davenport (Nikki); 8 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren and numerous nieces & nephews; and her fur baby, Sookie.

Services will be held Saturday, February 18, 2023, at Charter Funeral Home Chapel, with a visitation from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. and service to follow. She will be laid to rest in Elliottsville Cemetery. Chaplin Michael Goddard B.S.M.A will be officiating.

Minnie did not meet a stranger, she loved everyone. She always had a basket of sweets on hand, but mainly she had a heart of gold! She is going to be greatly missed by everyone that knew her.


  1. Karen Smith Martin (Cliff & Dorothy Smith) on February 16, 2023 at 7:18 pm

    My condolences to the Davenport family. I grew up with her children and went to school with them also. She will be missed dearly.

  2. Rachael Owens on February 17, 2023 at 1:41 pm

    Love and miss her so much already 🌹our mornings will never be the same… till I see you again.. love you My Pearl ❤️ from Rachael Leigh aka Aggie