Mollie S. Davis, 76

MAY 1, 1936-APRIL 19, 2013

April 20, 2013

Mollie Sue Davis, 76, of Chambersburg, Pa., passed away Friday, April 19, 2013, at Meritus Medical Center near Hagerstown, Md.

Born May 1, 1936, in Funkstown, Md., she was the daughter of the late Lloyd Alton and Joyce Virginia Spitzer Knauff.

A homemaker most of her life, Mrs. Davis was a 1954 graduate of Hagerstown High School.

She enjoyed reading, playing the piano, singing and spending time with her family.

She is survived by her husband of 57 years, Melvin Davis, whom she married Sept. 10, 1955; her children, Melodie J. Davis (Mark Perry) of Clear Spring, Md., and Michael E. Davis (Valerie) of Montgomery, N.Y.; one granddaughter, Courtney Forsyth (Christopher) of Clear Spring; a great-granddaughter, Allison; and one sister, Kay Liggett (Terry) of Hamilton, Ohio.

Graveside services will be Wednesday, April 24, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Salem Lutheran Cemetery, Marion, Pa., with Pastor Murray Stevens officiating.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her name to St. James United Brethren Church, 2404 Warm Spring Road, Chambersburg, PA 17202.

Arrangements are entrusted to Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Chambersburg.

Online condolences may be made on her Book of Memories Page at

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