Alice Middleton Davis

Davis Alice Middleton Davis, age 89, went home to the Lord Sunday, June 30, 2013 at National Church Residences, Stygler Road after a long illness. She was born February 15, 1924, the 8th of 11 children to the late Will P. and Elizabeth Middleton, in Ft. Springs, KY. She was a dedicated member of Union Grove Baptist Church, Columbus, OH for 59 years. Alice retired from Ohio Dominican College in 1995 after 17 years of service. She was predeceased by her husband George E. Davis, and her son Larry N. Davis. She leaves to cherish her memory her son, Peter Davis; sisters, Anna Belle Stepp of Versailles, KY, Virginia Edwards of Sacramento, CA; niece, Mary Laine of Lexington, KY; sister-in-law, Ollie M. Phillips of Pikesville, MD; very special daughter, Sharon (Ray) Bowman; grandsons, Eric "Tony" Little and Sherman Jackson; great-grandson, Eric Barnett; special son, Nathanael (Jan) Carter of Versailles, KY; and a host of devoted nieces, nephews and great-grandchildren. Funeral service 12Noon Friday, July 5, 2013 at Union Grove Baptist Church, 266 N. Champion Ave., Columbus, OH 43203. Pastor Henry L. Johnson, III, officiating, where family will receive friends from 10:30 a.m. until the start of service. Interment in Glen Rest Memorial Estates. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Alice's memory should be made to Heritage Day Health Center, 3341 East Livingston Avenue, Columbus, OH. 43227 or to National Church Residences at Stygler Road, 167 Stygler Road, Gahanna, OH 43230. Arrangements entrusted to DIEHL-WHITTAKER FUNERAL SERVICE, 720 E. Long St. To sign the online guestbook, please visit

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Published in The Columbus Dispatch on July 3, 2013