Gail Davis: A Brief Biography Of Annie Oakley

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Although there are many famous Arkansans, Gail Davis is at the top of the list! She made her way to fame by writing the scenes of Annie Oakley. Gail Davis wrote across the screen in America’s heart. Gail Davis was born Betty Jenanne Grayson on October 5, 1925. Her mother was a homemaker and her father, W.B. Grayson, was a physician in Mcghee (Desha County), which did not have a hospital, so her birth took place in Little Rock. She had a younger sister, Shirley Ann Grayson. When her father became the state health officer, the family moved from Mcghee to Little Rock, where Grayson attended Little Rock Senior High School (Nancy Hendricks). She had been singing and dancing since her childhood. After graduating from Little Rock High School,
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