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Vada Thornton Davis
Original name: Vada Thornton Davis
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Birth: Mar. 3, 1912
Holden
Millard County
Utah, USA
Death: Feb. 4, 1990
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA

Vada Thornton Davis, 77, of Salt Lake City, died February 4, 1990, in a local hospital from complications following a recent operation.
Born May 3, 1912, in Holden, Millard County, Utah, to Squire William and Minnie Bottomfield Thornton. Married Darwin Simmons, 1930, they had a daughter, Eleanor. They were later divorced. Married Erton Ray Davis, 1932. He died October 10, 1957.
Survived by five children, Eleanor Shay, Salt Lake City; Bobbie and husband, Tom Sheehan, Las Vegas, Nevada; June and husband, Richard Shuster, Sun City, California; Buddy and Rosa Davis, Alexandria, Alabama; Earl and Emma Davis, Salt Lake City; five brothers and sister, Vern and Eleanor Thornton, Gardena, California; Fontella and husband James Winter, Covina, California; Maxon Thornton, Fillmore; Wayne Thornton, Lake Point; Wanda and Clarence Erspamre, West Valley City; 11 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren.
Preceded in death by two infant daughters, three brothers, two sisters. 
 
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 Parents:
  Squire William Thornton (1869 - 1956)
  Minnie Bottomfield Thornton (1883 - 1962)
 
 Spouse:
  Erton Ray Davis (1900 - 1957)
 
 Children:
  Eleanor Lavern Simmons Shay (1931 - 2006)*
   Davis (1942 - 1942)*
  Earl Maxon Davis (1944 - 2014)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Leland Thornton (1903 - 1978)*
  Leonard Thornton (1907 - 1983)*
  Vada Thornton Davis (1912 - 1990)
  Earl Maxon Thornton (1920 - 1994)*
  Wanda Thornton Erspamer (1925 - 2011)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery
Springville
Utah County
Utah, USA
Plot: Sec. B Lot 225 Pos. 3 Walk
 
Maintained by: Rose Wright
Originally Created by: Utah State Historical So...
Record added: Feb 02, 2000
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Vada <i>Thornton</i> Davis
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Vada <i>Thornton</i> Davis
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