|Birth: ||Jun. 17, 1895|
|Death: ||Feb. 8, 1971|
Una Davis- A native daughter and lifelong resident of Lamar, 75 year old Mrs. Davis, died at the Memorial hospital at 1:10 p.m., Monday. In steadily failing health for the past several years, she was admitted to the hospital on January 17.
The seventy five year old woman was born in the Iantha community June 17, 1895, the daughter of George Rives and Sarah Terhune Rives. She was married at Lamar Novenber 22, 1916 to Harley Davis. The couple farmed in the vicinity of Lamar during their active years
After the death of her husband, the widow had made her home the greater part of the time in Lamar with her only daughter, Mrs. Kenneth Simms.
In addition to the daughter, she leaves six sons, Calvin and Leland Davis of Lamar, Joe and George Davis of Kansas City, Warren Davis of Carthage and Lester Davis of Grants, New Mexico. One son preceded her in death. Three sisters, Mrs Claude Radford of Glendale, California, Mrs. Iva Sellers of Burbank, California, Mrs Stella Miller of Goddard, Kansas, twenty three grandchildren and ten great-great granchildren also survive.
The last rites were conducted at the Lohmeyer Konantz chapel, at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday. Mrs. Dimple Haddock played a medley of organ selections as an accompaniment to the service.Casket bearers were Dennis Davis, Jerry Davis, Randy Dunn, Steven Davis, Gene Davis and Leroy Chadd. Following the service the remains were escorted to the Iantha cemetery for interment amid the scenes so familiar to her youth.
George Rives (1873 - 1913)
Sarah Ann Terhune Rives (1874 - 1956)
Harley Leroy Davis (1895 - 1963)*
Oliver Davis (1917 - 1925)*
Orin Lester Davis (1920 - 1991)*
Myrtle Virginia Davis Simms (1922 - 2009)*
Warren Chester Davis (1924 - 1999)*
Calvin Lee Davis (1927 - 2002)*
Joseph Clyde Davis (1929 - 1983)*
George Elwood Davis (1931 - 1993)*
Leland Leroy Davis (1934 - 1997)*
Una Violet Rives Davis (1895 - 1971)
Stella B. Miller (1897 - 1977)*
Ethel M. Rives Radford (1900 - 1992)*
Lester Harold Rives (1907 - 1966)*
Maintained by: KayC
Originally Created by: Shayla
Record added: Mar 15, 2009
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