DAVIS, Evelyn Barbara 'Bobbie' 83, of Springfield, Ohio passed away peacefully, Thursday April 19, 2012 in her residence.
She was born in Springfield, Ohio July 1, 1928 the youngest of nine children to Arthur and Mary Augusta (Adams) McMichael.
She attended Springfield City Schools.
She worked in the Dietary Dept. of City Hospital and retired from PNC Bank formally First National Bank.
She joined Mt.Pilgrim MBC at the age of 12.
She was a faithful and devoted member for 71 years.
She headed several auxiliaries of the Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her first husband, Elmo D. Brown of 25 years and second husband George R. Davis of 16 years six sisters, Mattie Palmer, Margie Evans, Nellie Evans, Beatrice Carter, Velma Bray and Louise Smith two brothers Author and Alonzo McMicheal one daughter Mary B. Anderson.
She is survived by three daughters, Betty Howard of Springfield, Ohio Deborah (Elbert) Drungo of Hermitage, TN and Rosemary Joseph of Nashville TN. A special daughter Mary Wilkerson of Springfield, Ohio two sons, Robin (Vicky) Brown of Norfolk, VA and Stephen Douthy of Springfield, Ohio thirteen grandchildren, nineteen great grand children and one great great grandchild. A host of nieces, nephews, and cousins very special friends Jesse, Diana and Adrian Shropshire, Mary Davenport, Lucielle Jordon.
Service for Evelyn Davis will be held Wednesday April 25, 2012 at Mt. Pilgram Baptist Church 1870 Clay St. Springfield, Ohio
Visitation will be 11:00am until time of service which will be at 1:00pm with Pastor James Gavin Eulogist and Pastor Michael Young Officiating.
Interment will follow at Ferncliff Cemetery, Springfield, Ohio.
Arrangements entrusted to Porter-Qualls-Dunlap Funeral Home.
Published in Springfield News-Sun from April 21 to April 24, 2012 .