News and Tribune

September 18, 2013

Thelma Jean Lee Davis, 82; New Albany

— Funeral services for Thelma Jean Lee Davis, 82, New Albany, will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 19, at Garr Funeral Home, Sellersburg, with burial in Sellersburg Cemetery. She died Monday, Sept. 16, 2013, at Green Valley Care Center, New Albany.

 She retired from Kentucky Metals Company, attended Faith Love Church in New Albany and loved sewing and crocheting.

Surviving include a son, Robert E. Saltsgaver, California; daughters, Jane Harbeson, Elizabeth, Joyce Black, Charlestown, and Deborah Ott, New Albany; brother, Robert Lee, Corydon; 11 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John Davis, sister, Wanda Lee Huff, and brothers, Marion and James Lee.

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the time of service Thursday, at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society.

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