Beverly Jane Davis
Beverly Jane Davis, age 77, of Saint Louis went to her heavenly home on Thursday, October 9, 2014 at Mid Michigan Medical Center in Midland. Bev. was born on January 10, 1937 in Pontiac, Michigan, the daughter of Josiah and Cleo Bell (Mattoon) Sheck. She was raised in the Pontiac area and attended Pontiac Central High School.
Beverly married the love of her life for more than 49 years, Kenneth Ralph Davis “Tiny” on November 5, 1965. They lived in Pontiac area for more than 27 years and in 1997, Tiny and Beverly moved to the Alma area and in 1983 they moved to Elm Hall. Beverly and Tiny were members of Edmore Full Gospel Church in Edmore. As a devoted wife and homemaker, her first and foremost responsibility was taking care of Tiny. She enjoyed gardening, watching the “Walton’s” and game shows on television and loved spending time with her family.
Beverly is survived by her children: Fredrick (Judy) Davis of Tennessee, Kenneth (Denise) Davis, Jr. of California and Janet (Richard) Flegel of Elwell; seven grandchildren; twelve great grandchildren; brother, John “Jack” (Mary) Sheck of Clarkston; four sisters-in-laws: Yulabelle Sheck of Clarkston, Betty Dunn of Waterford, Norma Clayton of Orion Township and Carol Davis of Clarkston.
Bev was preceded in death by her parents, Josiah and Cleo Bell; her husband, Ken “Tiny” (September 1, 2014); a grandson, Fred Davis, Jr.; brother, George Sheck; and two brother-in-laws: Loarin and Thomas, Jr. “Buddy.”
A joint funeral service to celebrate both Ken’s and Beverly’s lives will be held on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at 11 a.m. at the Edmore Full Gospel Church with Pastor Susan O’Bryan officiating. The family will receive the support from extended family and friends at a visitation scheduled from 10 to 11 a.m. (one hour prior to the service) at the church. Interment will take place on Wednesday, October 15 at 12:30 p.m. at the Ottawa Park Cemetery in Clarkston, Michigan.
Memorial contributions to may be made payable to: Brigham Funeral Chapel to assist Beverly’s family with the funeral expenses.
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