Musilee Davis was born in Texas in 1916 to Josh and Cora Adams. After high school she attended Henrietta Beauty College in Shreveport, Louisiana.
In 1939 she married Algie Davis and they bore three sons. The family later moved from Texas to San Francisco and then Berkeley, CA. She was an active member of Progressive Baptist Church, singing in the women’s choir. Davis loved music and seldom missed a Four Seasons Concert or their Yachats Music Festival in Oregon.
She was best known for her dedication and perseverance in her community for healing the sick. Her book, “Naturopathic, Holistic, Alternative Natural Health for the Body” is a compilation of many years of work on herbal benefits and recipes. Davis was tireless in working with friends and acquaintances who sought her advice.
She is survived by three sons and their wives: Donald and Carol Davis, Norris Davis and Sam and Teresa Davis. She leaves behind grandchildren: Cheryl and Kirk Scheerer, Charlene Davis, Donald Davis, Jr., Eric Davis, Aneshah Davis, Sammy Davis Jr. and Algie Davis II. Great grand children are Jaylyn Davis, Abbeni Davis, Shanecia Davis and Shawn Davis and two great, great grandchildren: Nj-Jzel Jackson and Tiffany Rose Batty.
The Celebration of Life took place on June 7 at Fouche’s Funeral Home.