Lebanon Reporter

Obituaries

October 3, 2012

Joan Olive Davis

— Mrs. Joan Olive Davis, 88, of Darlington, died Monday, Oct. 1, 2012, at her residence.

Mrs. Davis was born March 4, 1924, in Manchester, England, to James F. and Laura (Turner) Hamblett. Both parents are deceased. She graduated from Manchester England High School.

She married Gerald H. Davis on Feb. 7, 1945, in Stockport, England. He died Jan. 17, 1997.

She owned Davis Dry Goods Store in Darlington for many years, then was a homemaker and helped her husband on the farm.

Mrs. Davis went to her daughter’s beauty shop in Colfax every day for the past 14 years. She enjoyed her children and grandchildren. She loved to read and was an avid basketball fan.

She was a member of the Colfax United Methodist Church and the American Legion Auxiliary in Colfax.

Survivors include her daughter, Linda K. Winger of Thorntown; son, Ron (Roxanne) Davis of Colfax; grandchildren, Michael Davis of Colfax, Missy Cosby of Darlington, and Jeff Winger, Joe Winger and Jayme Winger, all of Thorntown; and eight great-grandchildren.

Visitation is 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. today, Oct. 4, at Russell & Hitch Funeral Home, 116 W. Plum St., Thorntown. Services will be held at 2 p.m. today at the funeral home in Thorntown, with Joe Wagner officiating. Burial will be in Plainview Cemetery in Colfax.

1
Text Only
Obituaries

Featured items
Click below to browse and order photos


Photos from April 2014

Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
AP Video
Raw: Deadly Bombing in Egypt Raw: What's Inside a Commercial Jet Wheel Well Raw: Obama Arrives in Japan for State Visit Raw: Anti-Obama Activists Fight Manila Police Motels Near Disney Fighting Homeless Problem Michigan Man Sees Thanks to 'bionic Eye' Obama to Oso: We'll Be Here As Long As It Takes Bon Jovi Helps Open Low-income Housing in Philly Pipeline Opponents Protest on National Mall Hagel Gets Preview of New High-tech Projects S.C. Man Apologizes for Naked Walk in Wal-Mart New Country Music Hall of Fame Inductees Named 'Piles' of Bodies in South Sudan Slaughter SCOTUS Hears Tv-over-Internet Case Chief Mate: Crew Told to Escape After Passengers Iowa College Finds Beauty in Bulldogs
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide