Marie T. Davis, 88

December 30, 2008

MAY 27, 1920-DEC. 22, 2008

WILLIAMSPORT - Marie Theresa Davis, 88, of Williamsport, died Monday, Dec. 22, 2008, at Washington County Hospital in Hagerstown.

Born May 27, 1920, in Baltimore, she was the daughter of the late John and Margarite Gulden Herauf.

Her husband, Herbert Vernon Davis Sr., died in 1982.

She graduated from Glen Burnie (Md.) High School.

She was formerly employed at Sears & Roebuck in Hagerstown.

She was a member of Rocky Mount Christian Church in Rocky Mount, Va.

She also was a member of the Ladies Society of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen and Enginemen Hagerstown Lodge 726.

She is survived by two daughters, Betty L. Shinham of Falling Waters, W.Va., and Carol A. Freese of Covington, Ind.; one son, H. Vernon Davis of Leesburg, Va.; one stepdaughter, Delores Caracofe of Harrisonburg, Va.; eight grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.


She was preceded in death by one brother, John Herauf; and one grandson.

Graveside services will be Monday at 11 a.m. at High Street Cemetery in Rocky Mount. The Rev. Jody A. Johnson will officiate.

The family requests the omission of flowers. Memorial donations may be made to Rocky Mount Christian Church, 120 S. Main St., Rocky Mount, VA 24151.

Arrangements are by Osborne Funeral Home in Williamsport.

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