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Obituary for Doris Joy (Davis)

Doris  Joy (Davis)
Doris (Davis) Joy


After more than 103 years Doris (Davis) Joy of Addison our mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and great-great grandmother left her worn out body on October 23, 2018 at the Courtland nursing home in Ellsworth. She was born in So. Addison February 8, 1915 the first daughter of John and Susan Davis.
She was happily married to her dear husband Raymond for 70 years, raising two children. She is survived by her son Merle his wife Sarah,and his 4 children ; a daughter Sonya and her husband Ernol “Ray” and her two children ; a sister Muriel Grant ;13 great grandchildren ; and 3 great-great grandchildren.
Doris was the only living original member of the So. Addison Union Church when the ground was broken in 1945. she enjoyed working for the church and hopes it will continue serving people long after she is gone. She also enjoyed being a Girl Scout leader, and a Golden Star Grange Member.
The family invites you to join them for visiting, and a time of refreshments from 1pm until time of funeral services at 2pm on Sunday October 28, 2018 at the Union Church, So. Addison with her son Merle officiating. Burial in the Joyville Cemetery will immediately follow. In lieu of flowers those who wish to make donations in her memory may do so to the So. Addison Union Church in C/O Kathy Stanwood (Treasurer) 37 Mooseneck Road, Addison, ME 04606.
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