Jeanne E. Davis

Jeanne E. Davis, 90, of Peckville, died Saturday at Moses Taylor Hospital. She was the widow of Alvin "Duke" Davis, who died April 22, 1984.

Born in Peckville, daughter of the late Albert and Mary Lewis Williams, she was a member of First United Presbyterian Church of Lackawanna Valley, Peckville. She was a graduate of Blakely High School.

Jeanne enjoyed having friends and family come to her house for holiday gatherings. She was a loving wife, mother, aunt and friend. She will be missed by all who knew her.

Surviving are a son, Russell R. Davis, Peckville; nieces, nephews and cousins, Janie, David, Carol, Jonathan, Mary and Joyce.

She was also preceded in death by a sister, Nancy Griffith.

The funeral will be Thursday at 10 a.m. in First United Presbyterian Church of Lackawanna Valley, with services by the Rev. Virginia Miner, pastor, and the Rev. Rees Warring. Interment will be in Union Cemetery, Peckville, at a later date. Family and friends will meet at the church on Thursday morning.

Friends may call Wednesday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Robert E. Decker Funeral Home, 702 River St., Peckville.

Memorial contributions may be made to the or First United Presbyterian Church, Main Street, Peckville.

Funeral Home

Decker Funeral Home
216 York Road Warminster, PA 18974

Published in Scranton Times on Mar. 19, 2013