Julia M. Davis, 88

JUNE 21, 1923-SEPT. 24, 2011

September 25, 2011
  • Julia M. Davis
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Julia Marie Davis, 88, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away Saturday, Sept. 24, 2011, at Homewood at Williamsport.

Born Thursday, June 21, 1923, in Mount Rainier, Md., she was the daughter of the late John J. Miles Sr. and the late Beatrice Rose Hughes.

She was a devoted wife and loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister.

She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Calvin M. Davis Sr.; son, Calvin M. Davis Jr. and partner, Helen L. Libby, of Silver Spring, Md.; daughter, Dee “Marilyn” Reichmeider and husband, Rusty, of Hagerstown; son, Lawrence E. Davis Sr. and wife, Patricia, of Keedysville, Md.; sisters, Kathryn Renner and husband, Bob, of Crofton, Md., and Marion Shields of Hyattsville, Md.; brother, John J. Miles Jr. and wife, Blanche, of Clearwater, Fla.; grandchildren, Jimmy Shanahan and wife, April, Lawrence Davis Jr. and wife, Julie, Andrea Shanahan, Shannon Davis, Andrew Davis and wife, Carrie, Shawna Ballerini, Peter Livolsi, Amy Davis and Richard Livolsi; seven great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by sisters, Bernice Ehler, Marguerite Poole, Mary Curtin and Dorothy Parker.

Family will receive friends at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown, Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2011, from 6 to 8 p.m.

Services will be Thursday, Sept. 29, 2011, at noon at Fort Lincoln Cemetery, 3401 Bladensburg Road, Brentwood, MD 20722. The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. to noon prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Cumberland Valley Breast Cancer Awareness, 322 E. Antietam Street, Suite 101, Hagerstown, MD 21740.

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