William Smith Davis (1840 -1910) and Bettie Anne Jones (1843-1907) of Warren County, NC
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     William served as commander of the 12th North Carolina Regiment in the Civil War. After the War he served as pastor in several churches in the North Carolina Methodist conference. He married Betty Ann Jones in 1863 and had 14 children, ten of whom grew to adulthood.
     During the Civil War the Lee family went to Jones' White Sulfer Springs which Bettie Ann inherited from her family.  The warm waters help General Lee's daughter Annie Carter Lee's arthritis.  Her originial grave was at this site until moved in 1994. 

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