Keyana Latrice Davis

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Keyana Latrice Davis, 11, passed away Monday, November 21, 2016 in Flora, Ind., along with her three beloved sisters due to injuries sustained in a house fire. She was born on June 2, 2005, in Columbia, Mo., the daughter of Damien Davis and Gaylin Rose. She attended Jefferson City Public Schools for nine years and Indiana Public Schools until her passing. She loved life and was a huge fan of music. She loved to sing and enjoyed dancing to all beats. She was spirited in cheering with the Lafayette Diamonds Cheerleading and liked shooting hoops in basketball. Keyana was a girl who enjoyed fashion. She had a knack for shopping, but could still be found outdoors fishing. She was an avid fisher, winning the "Biggest Fish" (18.75 in.) in the 0-7 age category at the 2012 37th Annual Fishing Derby in Raytown, Mo. She is survived by her mother, Gaylin Rose of Jefferson City; her father, Damien Davis of Jefferson City; maternal grandmother, Sarina Welch of San Francisco, Calif.; maternal grandfather, Tracy Rose of Flora, Ind.; paternal grandmother, Tonya Hickem of Kansas City, Mo.; paternal grandfather, Manuel Davis of Jefferson City; one brother, Zayvion Mayes of Jefferson City; and one sister, Caleigh Davis of Bakersfield, Calif. She was preceded in death by her maternal grandmother, Donna Douglas; and her three beloved sisters, Keyara Janell Phillips (age 9), Kerrielle Danyell McDonald (age 7) and Kionnie Precious Welch (age 5). Family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 3, 2016, at Houser-Millard Funeral Chapel. Services will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 3, 2016, at Houser-Millard Funeral Chapel. Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Family of Keyana Davis. Arrangements are under the direction of HOUSER-MILLARD Funeral Directors, 2613 West Main Street, Jefferson City, MO 65109. (573) 636-3838. Condolences may be left online for the family at

Published November 30, 2016