Erica H. Davis, daughter of Carolyn (Johnny) Kirksey and Attaway (Annie) Holloman, born on December 8, 1969 in Gretna, Florida. The Lord called Erica home on Friday, March 2, 2012.
Erica was a member of Tabernacle Church of Christ Written in Heaven in Gretna, Florida, where she served on the Usher Board, a member of Choir #2, the Mass Choir, Pastor’s Appreciation Committee and Bishop and Mother’s Pollack’s Annual Day Committee. She is a graduate of FAMU DRS and Florida A&M University, Tallahassee, Florida.
She was employed at Cumulus Broadcasting over 14 years as a Certified Radio Market Associate. She had a vested interest in seeing her community thrive, she believed that every prospective client was a relationship and she lived by her motto, “I will treat your business like it’s my own”. She went above and beyond on a daily basis to assure complete client satisfaction. She would say, “Call Erica if you would like to build a strong, creative marketing campaign”.
She served on the Board of Directors for Bonds Community Health Center, Inc. and was involved in many of Leon and Gadsden Counties community organizations.
She leaves a void in the hearts of her husband Robert Davis; Children, Ferderica Holloman, Sheterica Holloman, Craig Lightfoot, Kalunda (Marcus) Footman and Jamal Davis, all of Tallahassee, Florida. Parents: Carolyn (Johnny) Kirksey and Attaway (Annie) Holloman. Sisters: Ardania Holloman, Quincy, FL; Cassandra Kirksey, Tameka Williams, Tallahassee, FL, Kristie Jackson, Crawfordville, FL, Inetra (Roy) Gardner, Wacissa, FL; Alls; Brothers, Cedric Kirksey, Monticello, Alls, Quincy, FL. Grandfather, Willie Reed of Gretna, FL. Aunts; Gwendolyn Williams, Lawton, OK, Debra (Don) Yeoman, Tampa, FL, Linda (Alvin) Roberts, Tallahassee. FL, Thumbelina (Ronnie) Long, Charlotte, NC, Fredrika (David) Bejacmar, Lauderhill, FL, Uncles: Bobby (Jackie) Reed, Quincy, FL, Leonard (Priscilla) Reed, Newark, NJ, Willie (Pam) Reed, Palm Bay, FL, Alvin (Thomasina) Holloman, Gene Melvin (Barbara) Holloman, Orlando, FL. Great Aunts: Cleatrice Speed, Tallahassee, FL Gladys Davis, Tallahassee, FL; Brother-in-Laws: Alphonso Davis, Tallahassee, Freddie Davis, Columbus SC; Sisters-in-Laws: Carol (John) Feahan; Four grandchildren; God mothers: Christine Bethea, Charleston, S.C.; Doretha White, Midway, FL and Ethel Ford, Quincy, FL; god sisters; Tara, NaTasha, Deborah Ford Nelson (Robert) and Shirley Ford Williams (Arthur); Michele Bryant; God brothers, Chad Bethea, Juan Hale. And a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and other relatives too numerous to list.
Service info: Saturday, March 10, 2012 at 11:00 am at Tabernacle COCWIH, Gretna, FL. Burial at the Church cemetery. Visitation: Thursday, March 8, 2012 from 3-5 pm, Richardson’s Family Funeral Care of Tallahassee, with a wake from 6-7:30 p.m. at Tabernacle M.B. Church in Tallahassee. Friday from 10-7 pm at Richardson Family Funeral Care in Quincy, Fl.