Mary Jane Davis
Mary Jane Davis
  • June 9, 1944 - November 17, 2017
  • Peoria, Illinois

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Mary Jane Davis 73, of Peoria, IL passed away at Unity Point Health Methodist on November 17, 2017. She was born June 9, 1944 in Heads, Mississippi, to James and Mable Marizetts. Mary Jane married Elder John L Davis Sr. on January 3, 1964 in Greenville, Mississippi. He preceded her in death on February 26, 1990. She was preceded in death by her parents, twin sisters, brother, sister-n –law, and two nephews Surviving are her five children; three sons, John L. Davis Jr, Johnny B. Davis, and Marvin (Gretchen) Davis; two daughters, Charlotte (Quinton) Johnson, and Stephanie M. Davis; two brothers Henry (Bertha) Marizetts , and Jackie (Louise) Marizetts; five sisters Idella, Annie, Susie Marizetts, Patrice Miller, and Diane Marshall; fifteen grandchildren, six great grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews. . Mary Jane was in social services for 22 years and retired in 2012. Loved by many with her one of a kind sayings. Funeral services are at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday December 2, 2017 at Davison Fulton Woodland Chapel in Peoria. The Bishop Leroy Davis will officiate. Burial will follow at Lutheran. Visitation will be an hour prior to the funeral services at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to American Cancer Society.