Obituary: Mary E. Davis, 72, Germantown Hills

Staff Writer
Woodford Times

Mary E. Davis, 72, of Germantown Hills died  at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012, at her residence.

Born Dec. 2, 1939, in Wilderness, Mo., to Walter and Lula (Hurt) Dixon, she married Donald E. Davis on Dec. 27, 1958, in Peoria. He preceded her in death on Dec. 21, 1995.

She was also preceded in death by six brothers and two sisters.

Surviving are four children, Kathy (the late Bob) Crosier of Canton, Michael (Connie) Davis of Germantown Hills, Jeff Davis of East Peoria and Kim (John Caswell) Davis of Peoria; seven grandchildren; and brother and sisters, Opal (Al) Greenman of Van Buren, Mo., Coraine Dixon of Springfield, Mo., Alma Cowin of Fairgrove, Mo., and Maynard Dixon of Mountain Grove, Mo.

She worked in the cafeteria for 15 years for Germantown Hills School District 69.

She was of the Baptist faith.

Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Oakwood Cemetery in Metamora, with the Rev. Gary Salm officiating.

Memorials may be made to Germantown Hills Grade School Library.

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