Juanita W. Davenport, age 89, formally of 103 Blalock Drive and widow of Maurice J. Davenport, passed away Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at National Healthcare of Clinton.

She was born in Goldville (now Joanna) and was a daughter of the late Floyd D. Wicker and Swannie Tew Wicker.

Mrs. Davenport graduated from Clinton High School and was retired from the Joanna Western Plant. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Joanna.

She is survived by her daughter, Linda D. Swygert (Don) of Joanna; five grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren and three great-great grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and husband, Mrs. Davenport is predeceased by her daughter, Susan D. Castaneda; her brother, John Oliver Wicker, and sister, Peggy Jeanette Wicker.

Funeral services will be conducted Friday, October 25, at 3 p.m. at the Gray Funeral Home Chapel of Clinton by Rev. Chris Sullivan, with burial at Rosemont Cemetery.

The family will receive friends prior to the service from 2 to 3p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Joanna First Baptist Church, 301 Magnolia St., Joanna, S.C. 29351, or Caris Healthcare, 446 E. Cambridge Ave., Greenwood, S.C. 29646.

The family will be at the home of her daughter, Linda Swygert, 530 Blalock Dr., Joanna, SC 29351.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.grayfuneralhome.com.