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Alice Groves Davie
Birth: Apr. 29, 1902
Grape Creek
Tom Green County
Texas, USA
Death: Aug. 27, 1990
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA

d/o Thomas A. Groves & Alice Carter
w/o James Pickens Davie, Sr.
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Children:
1. James P. Davie, Jr. - b. 12 Apr 1923
2. Margaret Alice "Peggy" Davie - b. 1927

Biography provided by her granddaughter, Diane.

Alice was born in Grape Creek, Navarro Co., Texas. Her parents had 8 daughters, 3 of which died at an early age. Alice was their youngest daughter. Her father died when she was about 11 years of age while they were living in Corsicana. In 1920, Alice and her mother lived in Dallas with her older sister Tommie and her husband John Bailey.

She married James Pickens Davie on 03 Aug 1920. Their son James Pickens Davie, Jr. was born in 1923 and their daughter Margaret Alice (Peggy) was born in 1927.

Alice was a very talented seamstress and worked at a ladies apparel store, Smartwear, located in Lakewood as their alterations person. She later did alterations out of her home on Harter Rd. and developed a very large clientele. Alice took great pride in maintaining her home and yard herself. She loved to watch soap operas. She played the organ and was a longtime member of Grace United Methodist Church, Dallas.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Andrew Groves (1869 - 1914)
  Alice Carter Groves Wilms (1871 - 1952)
 
 Spouse:
  James Pickens Davie (1896 - 1955)
 
 Children:
  James Pickens Davie (1923 - 1971)*
  Margaret Alice "Peggy" Davie Martin (1927 - 1989)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ruth Groves Kennedy (1891 - 1982)*
  Tommie C Groves Bailey (1895 - 1965)*
  Juanita Groves Fry (1897 - 1971)*
  Ella Groves Payne (1900 - 1971)*
  Alice Groves Davie (1902 - 1990)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Grove Hill Memorial Park
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Plot: Hilltop Garden: Lot 102 Sp 2
 
Created by: Geno-seeker
Record added: Jul 18, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28369594
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