Velma Davis

Wednesday, September 17, 2003

Velma Julia Bertha Davis, 88, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2003, at Jackson Manor in Jackson.

She was born Sept. 5, 1915, at Illmo, daughter of Louis and Anna Voss Sprenger. She and Earl H. Davis were married April 9, 1939, at Illmo. He died Nov. 3, 1997.

Davis was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church and its Ladies Aid.

Survivors include a son, Ronald Davis of Cape Girardeau; three grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by a brother.

Friends may call at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday.

The funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday at Trinity Lutheran Church, with the Rev. Douglas Breite officiating. Burial will be in Cape County Memorial Park.