Julia Davis

Julia Davis

NEWMAN – Julia A. Davis, 87, of Paris, Ill., formerly of Newman, passed away Thursday (Oct. 4, 2012) at the Vines at Countryside Nursing Home in Elgin.

Funeral services will be held at 5 p.m. Sunday (Oct. 7, 2012) at Joines-Appleby Funeral Home in Newman. A visitation will be held on Sunday from 2 to 5 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be held at the Newman Cemetery in Newman.

Mrs. Davis was born March 24, 1925, in Newman, a daughter of Ernest and Lucy Ellis Sutton. She married Deane Davis on July 24, 1943, in Champaign. He preceded her in death on Aug. 4, 1986.

Surviving are a son, Ronald E. Hance of Puerto Vallarta, Mexico; daughter, Deanna (David) Wagner of Bartlett, Ill.; grandchildren, Mark D. Wagner and Ellery D. Davis; step-grandchildren, John D. Wagner and Sylvia Sandman; and great-great grandchildren, Nichole Wagner, Robert Groh and Andrew Wagner.

Joines-Appleby Funeral Home of Newman is in charge of arrangements.