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Veda Leona Smith Davis
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Birth: Apr. 10, 1904
Death: Jan. 4, 1986

Veda Leona Smith born April 10, 1904 and died January 4, 1986 in Mount Vernon, Jefferson County, Illinois. She married Joe Davis June 18, 1921 in Saline County,Illinois. Joe Davis was born March 6, 1895 in Rector Township, Saline County, Illinois and died December 15, 1971 in Mount Vernon, Jefferson County, Illinois.Joe and Leone loved fishing. Had a summer cabin at Big Lake near Shawneetown IL. They are buried together in Sursa Cemetery in Mount Vernon. They had eight children.

Paul Junior b. July 19, 1921
Eugene Davis b. December 15,1923
Glendell Lee Davis b. January 27 ,1925
Calleen Davis b. September 3, 1927
Nicky Bob Davis b.August 07 , 1932
James Davis b. July 3 ,1934
Jackie Davis b. November 28, 1943

They adopted the son of Glendell Lee when he was away in WWII [Glendell Eugene Davis )and cared for him until Glen returned home safely.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Elvis Smith (1881 - 1934)
  Ada Leona Palmer Smith (1886 - 1958)
 
 Spouse:
  Joe Davis (1895 - 1971)
 
 Children:
  Paul Junior Davis (1921 - 1996)*
  Eugene Davis (1925 - 2004)*
  James Davis (1934 - 2009)*
 
 Siblings:
  Veda Leona Smith Davis (1904 - 1986)
  Ruby Smith Somers (1905 - 1985)*
  Arthur Elvis Smith (1907 - 1986)*
  Irene Smith (1910 - 1910)*
  Lee Smith (1911 - 1984)*
  Marcine Lloyd Smith (1913 - 1939)*
  Gnell Smith (1915 - 1987)*
  Norval Smith (1917 - 1989)*
  LuGene Evert Smith (1920 - 2010)*
  Guy T Smith (1926 - 1980)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sursa Cemetery
Mount Vernon
Jefferson County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Nancy Davis
Record added: Jul 16, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73430039
Veda Leona <i>Smith</i> Davis
Added by: Nancy Davis
 
Veda Leona <i>Smith</i> Davis
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Veda Leona <i>Smith</i> Davis
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- ghost girl
 Added: Jul. 22, 2011
Fishings probably good on the banks of the Jordan. Catch a big one.
- Love Nancy
 Added: Jul. 16, 2011
 
 
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