A visitation for Dorothy Jean Davis, 61, Lawrence, KS, will be held 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, February 10, 2009 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary. Private inurnment will be at a later date. Mrs. Davis died on February 7, 2009 at her home. She was a life-long resident of Eudora and Lawrence.
She was born on October 8, 1947 in Eudora, the daughter of Hubert and Mamie M. Stancliff Neis.
She married Charles B. Trout and they later divorced. She then married Henry LeRoy Davis in 1977 and they later divorced.
Mrs. Davis work as a janitor and custodian for the University of Kansas. She formerly worked at Valley View Care Home and Scotch Industries. She was formerly on 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 & Greg, both of Lawrence, one sister, Margaret Patterson, Indiana, and nine grandchildren.
Online condolences may be sent to www.warrenmcelwain.com subject: Davis