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Ruth Elaine Davis August 4, 1940 - May 1, 2020


Ruth Elaine Davis

Ruth Elaine Davis (nee McGilvrey) was born on August 8, 1940. Beloved wife of Ronald Davis for 58 years, succumbed to the effects of Parkinson’s disease on Friday, May 1, 2020; She is survived by her husband, her two daughters of Romola “Beth” (Joel) Tyree of Brandon, FL and Rondaletia Truett of North College Hill, three grandchildren Cami (Kevin) Tyree Turner of Soccoro, NM, Christy Tyree of Brandon, FL and Alexander Truett of North College Hill; She is also survived by her brother Mark McGilvrey and three sisters Rachel (Vinton) Ritchey of Joliet, IL, Mary (Ross) Pepper of Kissimmee, FL and Martha (Jim) Metz of Russiaville, IN; Born into a preacher’s family in Waynesboro, VA, she graduated from Joliet Twp. High School in Illinois and from The Cincinnati Bible Seminary where she met her husband. Ruth was a longtime stay-at-home mother, but worked in the business world for several years. She became an editor at Standard Publishing of Mt. Healthy and finished her career days there. An active member of LifeSpring Christian Church, North College Hill, she shared happily in that family also;

Private family funeral services will be held at the Neidhard Young Funeral Home 7401 Hamilton Ave. Mt. Healthy on Wednesday May 6, 2020 and her body will rest in Arlington Memorial Gardens until the great day of the coming of the Lord. To view Ruth’s funeral service by webcast, please log on to the following link on Wednesday at 11:00 A.M. http://webcast.funeralvue.com/events/viewer/28635
If so desired, remembrances may be sent to LifeSpring Church 1373 W. Galbraith Road Cincinnati, Ohio 45231

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