Martha O. Davis


(February 21, 1917-March 8, 1981)


NORWOOD--Funeral services for Martha O. Davis, 64, Route 1, Madrid, will be held Wednesday morning at 11 at the Buck Funeral Home of Norwood, Rev. Betsye Mowry officiating. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery. Calling hours are this afternoon from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

Mrs. Davis died Sunday (March 8, 1981) at Massena Memorial Hospital.

She is survived by four sons, George Mattice and Douglas Mattice of Madrid, David Mattice of Canton and Roger Mattice of East Branch, N.Y., Rodney Babbitt of Canton; two sisters, Mrs. Myrtle Davey of Norfolk and Mrs. George (Mary) Babbitt of Portland, Ore.

Mrs. Davis was born in Norwood on Feb. 21, 1917, the daughter of Leander and Beatrice Stories Babbitt. She was married to Vernon Mattice on Dec. 13, 1935. He died in October of 1960. She later married James Davis on Jan. 27, 1968 in Madrid.


(From the Pauline Deshaies collection, original source unknown).