Deldora Marie "Deel" Davis(1926 - 2013)


Deldora Marie Davis, 86, of Bloomfield, passed away on Thursday, June 6, 2013. She was born June 26, 1926, in Chester, Ind., to Ernest L. and Jessie M. (Kline) Nelson.
Deldora graduated from Chesterton High School in 1945. She married Charles (Bob) Davis, Jan. 17, 1947, in Porter, Ind. Del and Bob moved from Indiana to Bloomfield, in 1975.
She loved her home and she loved feeding the hummingbirds. In 1981, she raised a baby hummingbird, that had fallen out of its nest, to adulthood.
Deldora was preceded in death by her parents; her brothers, Gerald S. Nelson, Earl E. Nelson.
She is survived by her children, James A. (Beverly) Davis of Albuquerque and Sharon M. (Charles) McKeen of Bloomington, Ind.; brother, Donald R. Nelson of Tucscon, Ariz.; five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
A visitation will be 10 a.m. with services following at 11 a.m. on Monday, June 10, at Cope Memorial Chapel 404 W. Arrington St. in Farmington. Services will immediately follow at Cope Memorial Chapel.
Burial will be in Memory Gardens, 6917 E. Main St. in Farmington.
Deldora's care is entrusted to Cope Memorial Chapel, 404 W.. Arrington St. in Farmington, 505-327-5142. Burial will be in Memory Gardens 6917 E. Main St. in Farmington.
In Lieu of flowers, a donation in her name to Bloomfield Senior Citizens Center or Guardian Angel Home Health Inc. would be greatly appreciated.
Deldora's care is entrusted to Cope Memorial Chapel, 404 W. Arrington St. in Farmington, 505-327-5142.
Those who wish to express their condolences may do so at www.serenityandcompany.com.

Funeral Home

Cope Memorial Chapel
404 West Arrington Street Farmington, NM 87401
(505) 327-5142

Published in Farmington Daily Times from June 8 to June 28, 2013