Miriam A. Davis

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Miriam A. Davis

December 07, 1942 - September 11, 2018

Miriam A. Davis Miriam A. Davis, 75, of Freeburg, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday evening, Sept. 11, 2018, at the Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.
She was born Dec. 7, 1942, in Danville, a daughter of the late Herman H. and Esther M. (Wagner) Graybill. On Dec. 12, 1964, she married A. Richard Davis who survives.

Miriam had attended Middleburg High School and graduated in 1960 from Selinsgrove High School. In 1965, she graduated from Practical Bible Training School, now Davis College, in Johnson City, N.Y.
She had been employed in health care information at the Sunbury Community Hospital, the Doctor's Convalescent Home, Selinsgrove, and retired from Nipple Convalescent Home, Liverpool.
She attended Neimond's Independent Church, Richfield.
Miriam enjoyed playing the piano and organ, cooking, canning, flowers, and was an avid reader. Her greatest joy was in spending time with her grandchildren.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by three sons and daughters-in-law, Gilbert and Michelle G. Davis of Millerstown, Bryan and Tracy Davis of Milton, and Michael and Michelle Y. Davis of Middleburg; seven grandchildren, Austin, Quinton, Cody, Bradigan, Michaela, Cori, and Tatum Davis; one brother and sister-in-law, Theron and Amy Graybill of Freeburg; three sisters and brothers-in-law, Thurley and John Duty of Denver, Pa., Dorothea and Stephen Hoffman of Mount Pleasant Mills, and Gracelynn and Michael Lauver of Millerstown.

She was preceded in death by one sister, Frances Graybill in 1992.

Friends and family will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the Hummel Funeral Home, 574 Hill St., Middleburg, and from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the Bunkertown Church of the Brethren, 52 Bunkertown Road, McAlisterville, followed by the funeral at 11, with Pastor Ron Burros and Pastor Jason VonNeida officiating.
Burial will be in the Richfield Union Cemetery.

Contributions to honor Miriam's memory may be made to the Mission Fund of Neimond's Independent Church, 36964 Route 35, Richfield, PA 17086.
Published on September 12, 2018
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