PHOENIX, NY – Betty Jane Davis, 88, former Phoenix resident, passed away on Thursday April 2, 2015, at Syracuse Home Association in Baldwinsville.
She was born in Johnson City, NY, on April 20, 1926, to her late parents, Fannie Bell (Jenkins) and Hoyt Holbert.
She was predeceased by her husband, Albert Driscoll Davis, in 1996; and her brother, Robert Holbert, in 2001.
Surviving are her daughter, Jana Jo (Davis) Schmidtmann of Baldwinsville, NY; her son, Thomas P. Davis of Oak Island, NC.; two grandchildren, Jennifer Schmidtmann and Erich K. Schmidtmann; three nephews, Bobby, Gary and Jeff Holbert.
Betty was a graduate of Johnson City High School.
She was a cafeteria supervisor for A. L. Lee Memorial Hospital, Fulton, NY.
Betty was a fine homemaker.
She enjoyed spending time with Jana gardening and swimming.
Betty was a loving mother and grandmother who will be long remembered and sadly missed.
Services will convene with a Catholic mass at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday April 14, at Saint Stephen’s Church, 469 Main St., Phoenix.
Spring interment in Phoenix Rural Cemetery, 126 Chestnut St., Phoenix.
Contributions in Betty’s memory may be made to: Alzheimer’s Association CNY Chapter, 441 Kirkpatrick St., Syracuse, NY 13204.