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Laura Marjorie Nelson Davis
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Birth: Nov. 20, 1903
Death: Oct. 1, 1979

MRS. STUART DAVIS
RUTHVEN- Mrs. Stuart Davis, 75, died Monday afternoon at Spencer Municipal Hospital, Spencer, following a brief illness. Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday in the United Methodist Church in Ruthven, with burial in Crown Hill Cemetery. Martin-Bails Funeral Home, Ruthven, is in charge.

Surviving are her husband, Stuart; children, James, Spokane, Wash; Paul, Rogers, Ark; Charles, Burlington, Marvin, Ruthven, Mrs. Melvin (Marjorie) Lyon, Atlanta, Ga.; Russell, Eagle Grove; 21 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren; and brother, Alfred Nelson, Ruthven.

Laura Nelson was born at Ruthven and married Stuart Davis in 1923 in Spencer. They farmed in the Ruthven area. She had attended the Ruthven schools and also Oak Park Academy in Nevada, Iowa, and the Broadview Academy in LaGrange, Ill. She was a lifetime member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church and was also a member of The Cheerio Postcard Club, Ruthven.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Ole B Nelson (1862 - 1941)
  Mathilda Laura Larson Nelson (1867 - 1935)
 
 Spouse:
  Stuart Donald Davis (1902 - 1993)*
 
 Children:
  James Marion Davis (1924 - 2006)*
  Paul George Davis (1925 - 1983)*
  Marvin John Davis (1930 - 1999)*
  Marjorie Pauline Davis Lyon (1932 - 2007)*
  Russell Eugene Davis (1935 - 2006)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary B Nelson Nelson (1888 - 1971)*
  Betty Nelson (1890 - 1892)*
  Nels E Nelson (1894 - 1957)*
  Elizabeth Nelson Grange (1896 - 1949)*
  Alfred Pat Nelson (1901 - 1983)*
  Laura Marjorie Nelson Davis (1903 - 1979)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Crown Hill Cemetery
Ruthven
Palo Alto County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: mjhellman
Record added: Dec 03, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31931838
Laura Marjorie <i>Nelson</i> Davis
Added by: mjhellman
 
Laura Marjorie <i>Nelson</i> Davis
Added by: mjhellman
 
Laura Marjorie <i>Nelson</i> Davis
Added by: mjhellman
 
 
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I sure do miss you Grandma. You were a wonderful lady and mother. I miss all the fun times on the farm as a kid. You were the best cook too!!
- Mary Jane (Lyon) Hellman
 Added: May. 17, 2009
 
 
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