|Birth: ||Oct. 24, 1922|
|Death: ||May 15, 2013|
Dollie Marie Ludwig Davis, 90, of Waco, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, May 15, 2013. A graveside service will be 9:30 a.m., Saturday, May 18, at Waco Memorial Park with Pastor Roy Marshall officiating. The family will receive visitors Friday, from 7 to 8:30 p.m., at Pecan Grove Funeral Home.
Dollie was born on in Otto, Texas, to the late Walter and Annie Ludwig. On Dec. 11, 1941, Dollie married John H. Davis of Waco, a marriage that was to last 70 years. Dollie worked in fashion retail for more than 30 years. She began working for the Career Girl Shop in downtown Waco. When she and her family moved to Dallas in 1957, she became an assistant buyer for Titche's Department Store. After working as a buyer for The Fair Department Dtores, Dollie had a long career in management with J. C. Penney. Her work life fittingly ended where it had begun when she became manager of the Career Girl Shop in Richland Mall, Waco, and worked there until her retirement.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John H. Davis in November, 2012; her oldest son, Kenneth Wayne; three brothers; and three sisters.
She is survived by her son, Larry and his wife, Linda; daughter-in-law, Carolyn Davis; granddaughters, Catherine Tran and husband, Steve, Christine Wolfe and husband, George, and Shannon Lefevre and husband, Matthew; great-granddaughters, Brittni, Jolie, and Emily Tran, Haley and Lila Wolfe, and Chloe and Laney Lefevre; as well as numerous nieces and nephews, and many friends.
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John H. Davis (1921 - 2012)
Waco Memorial Park
Created by: Ruth M. Brown
Record added: May 16, 2013
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