Vesta Abi Peery1,2

F, #4625, b. 21 July 1912, d. 3 July 1993
Vesta Abi Peery
Wife of Homer Daniel Davis, Sr.
     Vesta Abi Peery was born on 21 July 1912 at Troup, Smith County, Texas.1,2,3,4 She was the daughter of Caswell Alonzo Peery and Judea Elizabeth Pope.1 She appeared as a daughter on the census of 12 January 1920 in the household of Caswell Alonzo Peery and Judy E. Peery at Pct 5, Cherokee County, Texas.1 She married Homer Daniel Davis Sr. on 5 October 1931 at Smith County, Texas.5,6 As of 3 June 1943, Vesta Abi Peery and Homer Daniel Davis Sr. lived at Avena, Fayette County, Illinois.4 Her Social Security Number was 461-64-8832 issued in 1957 at Texas.3 She became a widow upon the death of her husband, Homer Daniel Davis Sr., on 5 April 1979 at 501 North Ponsard, Troup, Smith County, Texas.7,6,3 She died on 3 July 1993 at Troup, Smith County, Texas, at age 80 years, 11 months and 12 days.8,9 She was buried at Bullard Cemetery, Highway 344, Bullard, Smith County, Texas.9,10

Children of Vesta Abi Peery and Homer Daniel Davis Sr.


  1. [S206] 12 Jan 1920, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: T625_1787, P8A.
  2. [S455] Carol Gallegos, "E-Mail Message from Carol Gallegos to James H. Hayes," e-mail to James Hayes, 26 Sep 2007.
  3. [S20] Death Records, SSDI Search Results.
  4. [S1139] Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947, online, Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947 for Homer David Davis

    Name: Homer David Davis
    Titles and Terms (original):
    Death Date: 03 Jun 1943
    Death Place: St. Elmo, Fayette, Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Marital Status:
    Race or Color:
    Age: 10
    Estimated Birth Year: 1933
    Birth Date: 10 Jul 1932
    Birthplace: Troup, Texas
    Father: Homer D Davis
    Father's Titles and Terms (original):
    Father's Birth Place: Durant, Okla.
    Mother: Vesta A Peery
    Mother's Titles and Terms (original):
    Mother's Birth Place: Troup, Texas
    Occupation: student
    Residence: Avena, Fayette, Ill.
    Street Address:
    Spouse's Titles and Terms (original):
    Spouse's Birthplace:
    Burial Date: 05 Jun 1943
    Burial Place: Troup, Smith, Texas
    Cemetery: Troup
    Additional Relatives:
    Digital Folder Number: 4203768
    Image Number: 1482
    Film Number: 1983453
    Volume/Page/Certificate Number:.
  5. [S1421] Texas, U.S., Select County Marriage Records, 1837-2015, online, Name     Vesta Peery
    Gender     Female
    License Date     5 Oct 1931
    License Place     Smith, Texas, USA
    Marriage Date     5 Oct 1931
    Marriage Place     Smith, Texas, USA
    Spouse     Homer D Davis.
  6. [S498] Homer Daniel Davis Sr., Cemetery Marker, Bullard Cemetery, Highway 344, Bullard, Smith County, Texas.
  7. [S1293] Texas, U.S., Death Certificates, 1903-1982, online, Name:     Homer Daniel Davis Senior
    Gender:     Male
    Race:     White
    Age:     74
    Birth Date:     8 Mar 1905
    Birth Place:     Oklahoma
    Residence:     Troup, Smith, Texas, USA
    Death Date:     5 Apr 1979
    Death Place:     Troup, Smith, Texas, USA
    Father: James Davis
    Mother: Francis Russell
    Spouse: Vesta Davis
    Certificate Number:     30694.
  8. [S20] Death Records, SSDI Search Results, Name     Vesta A. Davis
    Social Security Number     461-64-8832
    Birth Date     21 Jul 1912
    Issue year     1957
    Issue State     Texas
    Last Residence     75789, Troup, Smith, Texas, USA
    Death Date     3 Jul 1993.
  9. [S497] Vesta Abi Peery, Cemetery Marker, Bullard Cemetery, Highway 344, Bullard, Smith County, Texas.
  10. [S806] Find A Grave, online, Memorial# 11176629 - Vesta Abi Peery Davis.
  11. [S499] Homer Daniel Davis Jr., Cemetery Marker, Bullard Cemetery, Highway 344, Bullard, Smith County, Texas.
  12. [S314] Texas, U.S., Birth Index, 1903-1997, online
  13. [S314] Texas, U.S., Birth Index, 1903-1997, online, Name:     Judy Kaye Davis
    Gender:     Female
    Birth Date:     9 Dec 1947
    Birth Place:     Rusk, Texas, USA
    Father:     Homer D Davis
    Mother:     Vesta Abi Peery
    Roll number:     1947_0003.