Mrs. Mattie Webster Davis, 85, formerly of Union Springs, died Wednesday at Auburn Memorial Hospital. Services were held at 2 p.m. Friday at the First Presbyterian Church of Springport. Burial was in Chestnut Hill Cemetery. The Rev. James Hughes of Union Springs United Ministries officiated. Bearers were: Jay, Jerry and Stephen Wetherby, Thomas Arnold, Henry Romig and Dillwyn Otis. Born in Aurelius, she was the daughter of the late Elmer and Grace Underwood Webster. Mrs. Davis was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Springport, the Morning Circle and the Leisure Hour Literary Club. She also was a graduate of Auburn Academic High School. Surviving are four daughters: Mrs. Robert Doremus of Union Springs, Mrs. Marvin Arnold of Enon, Ohio, Mrs. John Wetherby of Auburn, and Mrs. Lewis Green of Dundee; a sister, Mrs. Delos L. Hoskins of Half Acre, twelve grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. She was the widow of Jeremiah R. Davis.
The Citizen, Auburn, Cayuga Co. NY, Fri 22 Oct 1976