Betty L. Davidson, 88


Betty L. (House) Davidson, 88, of Nokomis, formerly of Witt, died Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019, at 2:19 p.m. in Nokomis.

Visitation will be held Friday, Nov. 1, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Stiehl-Dawson Funeral Home in Nokomis.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, Nov. 2, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be held in St. Barbara's Cemetery in Witt.

Mrs. Davidson was born Aug. 7, 1931, in Harvel, the daughter of Clinton and Ava (Williams) House. She married Robert L. Davidson on Jan. 23, 1954, in Irving, and he preceded her in death on June 30, 2000.

She is survived by her children, LouAnn (Bill) Bolte of Nokomis, Sally (Donald) Gilliam of Staunton and Mark (Christine) Davidson of Butler; grandchildren, Michael Bolte, Jill Bolte (Kenny Landrebe), Adam (Laura) Bolte, Geoff (Tiffany) Gilliam, Mariya (Quentin) Bartony, Tyler (Teresa Elmore) Davidson and Kaitlynn (Cody) Morrison; great-grandchildren, Hailey and Makenna Bolte, Bryce and Dalton Cloud, Donna Landgrebe, Olivia and Aiden Gilliam, Drayvin McLean and Winnie Bartony, and Hunter Morrison; brothers, Roy House of Glen Ellyn and Leon House of Springfield; and sisters, Hilda Jorn of Virden, Lorene Lynch of Nokomis and Della Durbin of Davenport, IA.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by brothers, Vernon, Gerald and Ralph House; and sisters, Marie Noyes, Alma Boehler and two in infancy.

Memorials may be made to Montgomery County Cancer Association.

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