Meta Imogene Rice Davis

Meta Imogene Rice Davis

Meta Imogene Rice Davis, 91, of Parkersburg, died January 1, 2018 at Ohio Valley Health Care. She was born April 1, 1926 in Upshur County, WV a daughter of the late Okey and Georgia Marple Boone. She enjoyed quilting, crocheting, puzzles, bingo and was active at Gihon Tabernacle and Big Tygart United Methodist Church.

She is survived by one son, Larry R. (Sharon) Rice of Rockport, one daughter, Joyce (Steve) Fleming of Belpre; step-son Roger (Jean) Davis of Durwood, MD; five grandchildren, Janna (Dwight) Alderman, Aaron (Rhonda) Rice, Tim (Koral) Fleming, Chelsea Fleming, Victoria Fleming; seven great grandchildren, Mason, Kolten, Tucker, Preston, Destiny, Avery, Marin; one sister, Garnet Davis of Mansfield, OH; and one brother Okey Boone, Jr.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Pearl R. Rice; her second husband, Henry A. Davis; five brothers, Hayward, Glenn, James, Cledith, Hugh Boone; and one sister, Mildred Brown; proceeded in death stepdaughter, Carolyn Garrett.

Services will be Friday 1:00 p.m. at the Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg.

Burial will follow at Sunset Memory Gardens.

Visitation will be Thursday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.

The family would like to express a special thank you to Ohio Valley Health Care for the personal care given.

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