Virginia Davis

CHAMPION – Virginia Wells Davis, 86, of Champion and formerly of Kinsman, passed away Wednesday night, Oct. 30, 2013, at St. Joseph Health Center, Warren.

She was born Oct. 29, 1927, in Burghill, the daughter of Elmer and Eva Mizner Wells.

Virginia was a 1945 graduate of Vernon High School. She was a housewife all of her life. She enjoyed canning, quilting and attending church activities with her husband.

She married Carlyle Wilmer Davis on June 6, 1947. He passed away Oct. 1, 2012.

She is survived by three daughters, Joyce (Otis) Taylor of Johnston, Judith (Jerry) Wells of Pittsburgh and Karen (Leo) Lynagh of Geneva; two sons, Ronald Davis of Alliance and Terry (Linda) Davis of Johnston; eight grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; one sister, Jane (Ed) Meloni of Johnston; and three brothers, Earl Wells of Mecca, David Wells of Vernon and Richard Wells of Sacramento, Calif.

She was preceded in death by two sons, Allen and Leonard Davis; three brothers; and two sisters.

A memorial service will be 11 a.m. Monday at the Hartford United Methodist Church, 6846 state Route 305, Hartford. A gathering of family and friends will be held from 10 a.m. to the time of the service.

Burial will be in Kinsman Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the donors favorite hospice.

Galloway-Onstott Funeral Home, Hartford, handled the arrangements for Virginia.

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