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Barbara Davis, 91, of Jameson Care Center passed away the evening of Friday, May 12, 2017, at UPMC Jameson Hospital, New Castle.
Mrs. Davis was born on May 25, 1925, in New Castle to the late David A. and Mary Haddad Farris.
Barbara was married for 50 years to Chris (Christos) Davis. He preceded her in death on May 31, 1999.
Barbara was a loving and caring homemaker for her husband and children.
She graduated from New Castle High School, class of 1944.
Barbara was very active in her church. She enjoyed baking bread with all the members of St. Elias Orthodox Church. Barbara had a very welcoming open heart to all. She loved spending time with all her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Survivors include her four sons and daughter-in-laws, the Rev. Christopher A. (Kathy) Davis, John M. (Barbara) Davis, Robert J. Davis and Richard W. Davis, all of New Castle; nine grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and husband, Chris, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Francis A. Farris and Ernest A. Farris; and a sister, Rose Farris Caggiano.
Calling hours will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at St. Elias Orthodox Church, 915 Lynn St. New Castle. A Trisagion service will be conducted Monday evening at 7:45 p.m. by the Rev. Kevin G. Long. Additional calling hours will be held from 9 to 10 a.m. Tuesday, prior to the service.
A funeral service will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Elias Orthodox Church. The Rev. Kevin G. Long will officiate.
Rite of Committal and burial will take place at St. Nicholas Cemetery.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Noga Funeral Home Inc., 1142 S. Mill St.
Online condolences may be viewed or offered to the family by visiting nogafuneralhome.com.
Published on May 14, 2017
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