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Waverly Journal, March 17, 1944

Mrs. Isabelle Davis

Mrs. Isabelle Davis, wife of the late M. B. Davis, died Wednesday night, March 15, at 1:45 p.m., at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Oscar Heriford, at the age of 90 years.

Deceased was born in Pennsylvania, May 14, 1853.

She is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Oscar Heriford, of Waverly, with whom she made her home, and Mrs. John Landis, of Raymond; one step daughter, Mrs. E. M. Goodwin, of Mission, Texas; one step son, Carl A. Davis, of San Fernando, Calif; six grandchildren, and two great grandchildren.

The body will be removed from the Neece Funeral Home to the home of Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Heriford at 10:00 o'clock Friday morning.

Funeral services will be held at the Hartland Baptist church Saturday morning at 10:30 o'clock, Rev. Henry Spencer officiating. Burial will be in Bull cemetery.


March 24, 1944

Funeral services for Mrs. Isabelle Davis, who died Wednesday night last week at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Oscar Heriford in Waverly, were held Saturday morning at 10:30, at the Hartland Baptist church, Rev. Henry Spencer officiating.

Mrs. E. H. Sheppard and Mrs. Holland Elliott sang "The Old Rugged Cross", "In the Garden" and "Beautiful Isle of Somewhere", the accompanist being Miss Eunice VanWinkle.

The pall bearers were Parker Sullivan, Elmer Skelton, Mack Watts, Trueman Turner, Lawrence Hayes and Vance Laird.

The flowers were cared for by Mrs. Magdalene Landis, Mrs. Edna Fern Redfearn, Mrs. Virgie Heriford, Miss Kathryn Heriford, Shirley Ray Heriford and June Landis.

Burial was in Bull cemetery.

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