Mary Jane Davis, 73, of Brighton, died on Thursday, December 10, 2020, at Alton Memorial Hospital.
She was born on April 11, 1947, in Carlinville, daughter of the late Miles and Mildred (Reader) Christopher.
On March 12, 1966, she married William “Bill” Davis in Shipman. He survives.
Together they had five children who will miss her dearly: Chris (Jackie) Davis of Carrollton, Richard (Linon) Davis of Shipman, Billy (Michelle) Davis of Shipman, Scott (Johnell) Davis of Alton, and Jeff (Lacey) Davis of Brighton. Survivors also include: twelve grandchildren, four great grandchildren, a sister Gale (Tim) Bunt, and a sister-in-law, Marilyn Christopher.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Gary Christopher.
Mary was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Shipman and the former Shipman Anti-theft Association. She thoroughly enjoyed camping, especially at the Black River, sewing, collecting rocks, and above all else, spending time with all of her grandchildren.
Cremation rites have been accorded and entrusted to Anderson Family Funeral Home in Brighton.
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