Roberta G. Davis 1926-2018

WARREN — Roberta Gene Davis, 91, of Warren, passed away Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, at her home.

She was born May 21, 1926, in Warren, the daughter of the late George W. and Mildred Hitchcock Masters.

On June 21, 1947, Roberta married Leo B. Davis. They shared 59 years of marriage until his passing on Jan. 23, 2007.

She was a graduate of Leavittsburg High School and received her bachelor’s degree in education from Baldwin Wallace. Roberta was a teacher with the LaBrae school system for 36 years. Roberta was a lifetime member of Grace United Methodist Church, past Head Regent of Daughters of the American Revolution, DAR, a life member of retired teachers of Ohio and belonged to many local knitting groups.

She enjoyed knitting, sewing, cooking, traveling and camping.

Roberta’s memory will be carried on by her sons, Martin (Melissa) Davis and Richard Davis, both of Warren; sister, Joan Boden of Dallas; grandsons, Todd Davis of Greenville, S.C. and Kevin Davis of Warren; granddaughter, Courtney Kuhns of Austintown; great-grandsons, Eric Davis, Logan Davis and Mitchel Horkie; great-granddaughter, Mackenzie Kuhns; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Besides her husband, Roberta was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Eric J. Davis; and a brother, William Masters.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, at the Grace United Methodist Church, where Pastor Kyle Tennant will officiate. Friends may call 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, at the Carl W. Hall Funeral Home and one hour prior to the services Wednesday at the church. Interment will take place in Oakwood Cemetery, Warren.

The family requests that material contributions be made to the Roberta Davis Memorial Fund at Grace United Methodist Church, in her memory.

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