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Myrna charlene (Foltz) Davis

Born: Mon., Feb. 3, 1941
Died: Sat., Sep. 8, 2018


Visitation

11:00 AM to 2:00 PM, Wed., Sep. 12, 2018
Location: Braman & Son Memorial Chapel


Funeral Service

2:00 PM Wed., Sep. 12, 2018
Location: Braman & Son Memorial Chapel


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Myrna Charlene(Foltz) Davis, 77 years old of Knox, Indiana, passed away in the comfort of her own home surrounded by her family on Saturday, September 8, 2018 after a lengthy hospitalization and illness.

She was born Monday, February 3, 1941 in Knox, Indiana, the third child of the late Wilbert Foltz and the late Sadie(Stabler) Foltz.

Myrna graduated from Knox High School, class of 1960 and soon began working as a keypunch operator at Standard Oil in Chicago and later , Associates Finance in South Bend to support her passion for horseback riding and barrel racing.

On October 30, 1965, at the Knox Christian Church, Myrna married Daniel Jay Davis of Mentone, Indiana, he survives her.

For nearly 53 years, Dan and Myrna made their life on part of the Foltz family farm in Knox, Indiana. There, they carried out her passion for horses and barrel racing passing it onto their daughters.

Many from th community will remember Myrna as a avid 4-H Leader and enthusiast for the Starke county 4-H Horse and Pony Club and a long-time school bus driver for the Knox Community schools.

Surviving are her husband, Dan Davis of Knox, Indiana, Daughter, Donna & Bruce Ferguson of South Bend, Indiana, Daughter, Tammy & Rex Ochs of Grovertown, Indiana, Daughter, Elizabeth & Josh Clouse Davis of Rensselaer, Indiana, Daughter, Christena Lawson of Knox, Indiana, 5 grandchildren Becka & Chase Siple, Rex"RJ" Ochs, Preston Lawson, Alex Ferguson, Cale Clouse 2 great-grandchildren Paisley and Westlyn Siple, Brother, Bob & Dorothy Foltz of Mentone, Indiana, Sister, Mary (John-deceased) Solmos of Bardstown, Kentucky, formerly of Knox, Indiana, also survive along with numerous nieces, nephews and in-laws.

She was preceded in death by daughter Donna Jean Davis(stillborn) and parents Wilbert and Sadie Foltz.

Friends will be received 11 AM till time of service at 2 PM CST, Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at the Braman & Son Memorial Chapel, Knox, Indiana.

Services will be held at Braman & Son Memorial Chapel, Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at 2:00 PM with Rev. Billy Bope officiating.

Interment will follow in the Oak Park Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, her family requests memorials are made to the Starke County 4-H Horse and Pony Club.

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