Zella Nadine Davenport, 83, of Springdale, died Tuesday, December 17, 2019. She was born December 29, 1935 in Ball Creek to John Jerry and Ettie (Edens) Burnett. Zella enjoyed gardening, canning vegetables and cooking for her family. She was a member of the Church of Christ and for many years attended the Farmington congregation where she especially enjoyed teaching Thursday School. In later years she attended the Robinson Avenue congregation.
Zella is survived by her husband, John Davenport; three children, Kathy Mitchell, Dale Davenport, Loy Davenport and wife Merri; one brother, Dewey Burnett; two sisters, Della Bailey and Edna Scott; six grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
Visitation will begin at 9 a.m. followed by a funeral at 10 a.m. Saturday, December 21, at Heritage Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be at Friendship Cemetery.