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Josie Virginia Miller Davis
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Birth: Jun. 8, 1881
Elkton
Rockingham County
Virginia, USA
Death: Sep. 11, 1953

Mrs. Davis Rites
Sunday at 2 P.M.

ELKTON. Sept. 11—Funeral services for Mrs. Josie V. Davis, wife of Lawrence E. Davis, will be held at two o'clock Sunday afternoon from the Elkton Methodist Church with Dr. R. B. Proctor officiating. Burial will be in Elk Run cemetery. The body will be removed to the residence from the Brill Funeral home Saturday afternoon at four o'clock and will be placed in the church to lie in state at one o'clock Sunday.

The pallbearers will be: Jennings, Paul, Watkins, Dennis, Billy and Verlin Miller, nephews. Mrs. Davis who died Thursday night, was born in Elkton on June 8, 1881, being a daughter of the late Robert and Catherine Miller. She went to Baltimore at the age of 18 and lived there until she returned to Elkton in 1923.

Mrs. Davis was loved by a wide circle of friends. She was a woman of high Christian ideals and very aciive in the Elkton Methodist church. She was the teacher of the H. B. C. Gentry Bible class for 16 years.

Mrs. Davis is survived by her husband: one sister, Mrs. John Apperson, of Elkton; two brothers,John and Lawrence Miller, of Elkton: and a number of nieces and nephews.

Daily News Record, September 12, 1953. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Thomas Miller (1852 - 1930)
  Anna F Miller (1863 - 1943)
 
 Spouse:
  Lawrence E. Davis (1881 - 1964)
 
 Siblings:
  Josie Virginia Miller Davis (1881 - 1953)
  Eugene Ashby Miller (1887 - 1938)*
  Lawrence Henry Miller (1902 - 1976)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Elk Run Cemetery
Elkton
Rockingham County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Jan Hensley
Record added: Dec 14, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45419161
Josie Virginia <i>Miller</i> Davis
Added by: Jan Hensley
 
 
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