Obituary: Betty Davis


A funeral service for Betty Ann Davis, 81, of Davenport, was held at noon on Friday, May 11, at Calvary Seventh-Day Adventist Church, Davenport. Visitation was Thursday, May 10, from 6-8 p.m. at the Runge Mortuary, Davenport.

Mrs. Davis died Friday, May 4, 2018, at her home.

Betty Lewis was born in Illinois, the daughter of Alonzo and Elnora (Smith) Lewis. She graduated from the Illinois Public School System.

She was employed as a CNA at Davenport Lutheran Home, retiring after 33 years.

She was a member of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church, where she served in various capacities and taught Sabbath school.

Survivors include her daughters, Angela (Clarence) Farsee, Woodstock, Ga., Glinda Davis, Grand Prairie, Texas, LaNora Anderson, Tampa, Fla., and Adrienne Davis, Davenport; her grandchildren, Rickey McBride Jr., Michael Anderson, LaTera (Andrew) Blue, Anteasha Hall, LaQueasha Anderson, Shanesha (Adrienne) Scott, and Britney Anderson; 14 great-grandchildren; three sisters; and two brothers.

She was preceded in death by a son, Glen Jr.; a great-grandson, Khalil; a sister, Rosetta; and two brothers, Alonzo Jr. and Alfonzo.

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