Ardith Vernal Davis, 82, of Monticello, formerly of the St. Elmo area, died on Saturday afternoon, Dec. 29, 2012, at Kirby Medical Center in Monticello.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday at Maplewood Cemetery in St. Elmo, with the Rev. Jim Giffin officiating. Visitation will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday at Kull Funeral Home in St. Elmo. Memorials: Donor's choice. Online condolences may be shared at www.kullfuneralhome.com.
Mrs. Davis was born on Nov. 19, 1930, at the family home in rural Mound Township, Effingham County, the daughter of John and Bertha Tish Blurton. She married Clifford Eugene Davis on Feb. 28, 1955, at First Church of God in St. Elmo, with Preacher Ward officiating.
She is survived by her husband; and sons, Bradley Lenn Davis of St. Elmo, and Randy Allen Davis and his wife Jill of Normal.