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Debra Sue Parrish Davis
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Birth: Sep. 1, 1953
Lucas County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jun. 15, 2005
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA

Wife of Stephen L. Davis. Daughter of Wayne Eugene Parrish and Grace Moore


Chariton, Iowa
Thursday, June 23, 2005


Debra Sue Davis, oldest daughter of Wayne and Grace Parrish, was born Sept. 1, 1953 in Lucas County, Iowa. She passed away at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines on June 15, 2005 due to complications of Leukemia, at the age of 51 years.

Debra spent her entire life in Lucas County, where she worked for the Chariton Community School District. On June 9, 1973, she married Stephen Davis and to that union three children were born, Shelly, Amy and Marcus.

Debra had many interests, she loved her children, grandchildren and her kids at school. She enjoyed gardening, baseball games, football not so much, but Steve and Marcus made her watch it anyway. She loved riding the Harley and her vacations in Colorado.

Debra was preceded in death by her father, Wayne Parrish. She is survived by her husband, Steve Davis, of Chariton, daughters, Shelly and husband, Todd Chapman, and Amy and husband, Cory Swigart, and son, Marcus Davis, all of Chariton, seven grandchildren, Drew, Danica, Jackie, Jake, Abby, Cary and "Baby Swigart."

She is also survived by her mother, Grace McDonald, of Russell, in-laws, Lois and LaVern Davis, of Chariton, sister, Linda and husband, Rich Scholtus, sister-in-law, Debbie and husband, John Sullivan, of Bettendorf, Iowa, nephew, Lance and wife, Jaci Sullivan, of Bettendorf, nieces, Ashley and Leslie Sullivan, of Bettendorf, and many other relatives and friends.

Funeral services for Debra were held at the Fielding Funeral Home in Chariton on Friday, June 17, at 10:30 a.m. with Pastor Tony Pulatie officiating. Interment was in the Chariton Cemetery.

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  Wayne Eugene Parrish (1927 - 1980)
Chariton Cemetery
Lucas County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Sec N
Maintained by: Skip
Originally Created by: Doris Christensen
Record added: Dec 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81769040
Debra Sue <i>Parrish</i> Davis
Added by: Doris Christensen
Debra Sue <i>Parrish</i> Davis
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- CLCochran
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