Karessa Ann Davenport was born May 25, 1954 to the late William F. Parker and the late Sara E. Coite. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and it was said she treated the better than her own, she loved her babies. Some of her passions were baking and gardening. Overall Karessa was a very talented artist. She was especially known for her drawing and arts and crafts.
She was preceded in death by the love of her life her husband, Shelby Lee Davenport.
Karessa leaves behind five children, Johnny, Michael, Lil Shelby, Stacey and Shawn; her two sisters, Cindy and Sue; she also leaves behind ten grandchildren; a niece; a nephew who she loved very deeply; and a host of relatives and friends how loved her dearly.