DIANA: Mabel Jean Nobles Davidson, 82, of Diana passed away Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at her residence. The family will receive friends on Thursday, August 24, 2017, 6-7:30 p.m. at Grubbs-Loyd Funeral Home in Diana. There will be a rosary at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, August 25, 2017 at St. Matthew’s Catholic Church in Longview, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 12:00 p.m. with Reverend Xavier Pappu officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Grubbs-Loyd Funeral Home in Diana. She will be buried at Mattox Cemetery in Diana.
Mrs. Davidson was born September 18, 1934 in James (Diana), Texas to Ennis Buford and Lois Gertrude Jones. She was a homemaker and a member of St. Matthews Catholic Church where she sang in the choir.
She is survived by sons and daughters-in-law: Tim and Nida Nobles, Philip Nobles, and Ron and Tina Nobles, her daughter and son-in-law: Suzy and Kevin Albritton, brother and sister-in-law: Larry Don and Jackie Jones, 9 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband Billy Joe Davidson.