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Obituaries

Obituaries

Dorothy Jean Davis 1947 - 2009 Lawrence

A visitation for Dorothy Jean Davis, 61, Lawrence, will be from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary. Private inurnment will be at a later date. Mrs. Davis died Saturday, Feb. 7, 2009, at her home.She was born Oct. 8, 1947, in Eudora, the daughter of Hubert and Mamie M. Stancliff Neis. She was a lifelong resident of Eudora and Lawrence.She married Charles B. Trout and they later divorced. She then married Henry LeRoy Davis in 1977 and they later divorced. Mrs. Davis worked as a janitor and custodian for Kansas University. She formerly had worked at Valley View Care Home and Scotch Industries. She was formerly on the board of directors for Project Exception. She also opened the Drop-In Center on Saturday nights when it was located on Vermont Street. She enjoyed working with crafts and camping. Survivors include two sons, Charles and Greg, both of Lawrence; one sister, Margaret Patterson, Indiana; and nine grandchildren.Online condolences may be sent at warrenmcelwain.com, subject: Davis.