Ruth E. Davis, 103, of Gosport passed away at the Gosport Nursing Home Saturday, September 30, 2006.
She was born May 8, 1903, in Cory, Indiana, to John and Nancy (Lucker) Donham.
She was a homemaker, gardener, baker, quilter, member of a card club and active in Mothers of World War II. She was a member of the Methodist faith.
Ruth is survived by her sons Jack A. Davis of Bloomington, Daniel, Jr., Davis, daughter-in-law, Myar Davis of Spencer, four grandchildren, Elizabeth, Elsie, Lance and DC, eight great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Two nieces, Ruth Greene, Thelma Kratzer and one nephew, Harold Maesch, all of Staunton also survive. She is preceeded in death by her husband, Daniel C. Davis Sr., in 1995, daughter-in-law Gloria Davis, three sisters Laura Barrett, Elsie Marie Rowe, Elvie Donham and two great grandchildren, Zachary Davis and Daniel Davis.
Graveside services will be Monday, October 2, 2006, at 11 a.m. at Chambersville Cemetery with Pastor Shannon Benham officiating.
West & Parrish & Pedigo Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
On-line condolences may be made to the family at www.westparrishpedigo.com.