Nellie A. Davis

Nellie Arene Davis, 95, formerly of Mineral Wells, passed away June 12, 2014, at the Willows Center in Parkersburg.

She was born April 14, 1919, in Harrison County, W.Va., a daughter of the late Kenzie W. and Viola V. Wright Ball.

Nellie was a member of Parkersburg First Church of the Nazarene for over 60 years.

Surviving Nellie are her four children, James Davis (Diana) of Vienna, Dale Davis (Judy) of New Hampshire, Aaron Davis (Sue) of Mineral Wells and Bonnie Nestor (Steve) of St. Albans; 10 grandchildren; 17 great-grand-

children; and eight great-great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, Nellie was preceded in death by her husband of 67 years, Simon R. Davis; one granddaughter; eight brothers; and three sisters.

The funeral service will be 11 a.m. Monday at Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg, with Pastor Keith Hostutler officiating. Burial will be at Sunset Memory Gardens. Visitation will be from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. today and for one hour prior to the service on Monday.

The family requests memorial contributions be made in Nellie’s memory to Amedisys Hospice Services, 417 Grand Park Drive, Suite 206, Parkersburg, WV 26105.

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