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DAVIS, Daniel (Mrs.) (Davis)
|Cambria Freeman, 6 May 1904, Contributed by Patty Millich|
|Mrs. Daniel J. Davis |
On Monday morning Mrs. Daniel J. Davis, of this place, passed away as the result of an attack of meningitis.
She was the daughter of Richard B. and Ann Davis and was born at North Ebensburg a little over 63 years ago. When about 13 years old she was received into Christian fellowship in the Calvinistic Methodist church and the profession she then made was maintained - unbroken in the end. In January 1869, she was married to Daniel Davis. She leaves also two daughters - Mrs. Annie M. Jones, wife of Superintendent Herman T. Jones and Regina Jean, 17 years old. Two of her sisters and one brother are still living - Mary, the wife of W. Harrison Davis; Ann, the wife of W. T. Griffith, Pittsburg; and John R. Davis of Cambria township. Her funeral took place on Wednesday afternoon of this week, the services being in charge of Rev. S. G. Craig assisted by Rev. J. Twyson Jones and Rev. S. Griffiths of Johnstown. Appropriate selections were sung by a quartet consisting of Messrs. Jonathan Owens, Addison Owens, John S. James and J. T. Jones.
Mrs. Davis was a woman of the highest Christian character and her death is a distinct loss to the community in which her life and works having so long been influences leading to better things.