Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Obituary - Margaret E. Davis

Margaret E. Davis, 91, Nevada, MO passed from this life on Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at Moore-Few Care Center in Nevada following a lengthy illness. Margaret was born on November 24, 1924 in Nevada to Frederick Francis and Bina (Burris) Jones. On January 19, 1952 she was united in marriage to Clyde E. Davis in Henrietta, TX and he preceded her in death in 1995.

Margaret was raised in Nevada and attended Nevada schools. She was a member of the First Christian Church. Margaret was a homemaker. She loved her garden and spending time with her family. Margaret also loved driving her 1993 red Camaro around town.


Survivors include her one son, Lynn Davis and his wife Vicki, Nevada; one daughter, Rowann Bastow, Nevada; six grandchildren, Melissa Campbell and her husband Jarrod, Ed Davis and his wife Amy, Melinda Buckley and her husband Arthur, Nikki Davis, Rodney Bastow and his wife Leona, Jamie Williams and his fiancé Tony Collins; 10 great grandchildren; her twin sister, Eleanor Allen, Conroe, TX; several nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband Clyde, she was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers, Albert Jones, Luther Jones, and an infant brother, Lloyd, one sister, Louise Munkers.

Funeral services are scheduled for 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 6, 2016 at Ferry Funeral Home in Nevada. Interment will follow in the Fort Scott National Cemetery in Fort Scott, KS. The family will receive friends from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. prior to the service at Ferry Funeral Home.

Those who wish may contribute in her memory to the Vernon County Cancer Relief in c/o Ferry Funeral Home, 301 S. Washington, Nevada, MO.