Grace E. Davis

Grace E. Davis, 85, of Parkersburg, W.Va., died April 10, 2013, at the Camden Clark Medical Center.

She was born Oct. 5, 1927 in Ritchie County, a daughter of the late Ephraim and Effie Pratt Davis. She retired from the Holiday Inn after many years of service as a chef. After retiring she served as a volunteer for the Wood County Senior Citizens caring for many people.

She is survived by one sister, Betty Cannon of Parkersburg; four brothers, Raymond Davis and wife Frances, Edward Davis and wife Ruth, H. Gene Davis and Rob Richards, Dale Davis and wife Susie, all of Parkersburg.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by two brothers, Okey Davis, John Davis, and one infant sister, Marlene Davis.

Services will be Saturday 3 p.m. at the Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkesburg, with Reverend Harold Eaton officiating.

Inurnment will be at Sunset Memory Gardens at the convenience of the family.

Visitation will be Saturday 2-3 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Lung Association, National Headquarters, 1301 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Suite 800. Washington, DC 20004

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