Mary E. Davis, 86

OCT. 4, 1926-DEC. 23, 2012

December 24, 2012
  • Mary E. Davis
Mary E. Davis

Mary Elizabeth Davis, 86, formerly of Sharpsburg, Md., passed away Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012, at Williamsport Nursing Home, Williamsport, Md.

Born Oct. 4, 1926, in Baltimore, Md., she was the daughter of the late William F. and Mary Roth Clifford.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John Earl Davis, in 1978.

She retired in 1990 from Maryland Ribbon Co.

She was of the Protestant faith.

She is survived by a daughter, Patricia Ann Grice of Glyndon, Md.; a son, John E. Davis Jr. of Falling Waters, W.Va.; a sister, Florence Clifford of Baltimore; seven grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a sister, Nioma Porter; and eight brothers.

Services will be Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012, at 11 a.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown. The Rev. Mike Simane will officiate. Burial will be in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday from 9 to 11 a.m.

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