Lucy Hassell Davis ex
Lucy Hassell Davis ex passed away Sept. 11 in Hickory, N.C. She was a charter member of Northminster Presbyterian Church where she and her husband taught the Bible Discovery Class for many years. She was recently honored by the women of the church as Woman of the Year. Called the “Poet Laureate of Hickory,” she published two books of poetry, as well as numerous individual poems in various publications and several hymns. She donated all the proceeds from the sale of the second book, Rocking Chair Rhymes, to Hospice of Catawba County.