Clarice J. Davis, 90, formerly of Clemons, Iowa passed away on Sunday, July 10, 2022, at the Crestview Specialty Care Center in West Branch, Iowa. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, September 17, 2022, at 10:30 a.m. at the United Church of Christ in Clemons, Iowa with Pastor Craig Marshall officiating. Burial will follow in the Clemons Cemetery.
Clarice was born on October 21, 1931, to Harte and Wanda (Helmcke) Ross in Marshall County, Iowa. She grew up in Clemons and graduated from Clemons High School in 1949. Clarice married Wayne Davis on November 12, 1948. The couple resided in the Clemons area and Clarice worked for Earl VanMeter and later as the Postmaster in St. Anthony. After she retired, she moved to the Iowa City area. Clarice was a member of the Clemons United Church of Christ where she was active with the Women's Fellowship. She was active with 4-H growing up and helped her girls during their 4-H years.
Those left to cherish her loving memory are her children Toni (Bill) McCabe, Vicki (Gary) Ryther, Lorri (Pat) Mehaffey, and Traci Davis; 6 granddaughters; 7 grandsons; 10 great-granddaughters; 7 great-grandsons; 1 great-great-grandson; many nieces, nephews and friends.
Clarice was preceded in death by her parents, husband, brother, and grandson.
Memorial contributions may be directed to the family in c/o Vicki Ryther 1442 N 6th Ave E., Newton, Iowa, 50208.
Fredregill Funeral Home has been entrusted with the care of Clarice and her family.
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Clemons, IA, United States 50051
Clarice may you rest in peace and enjoy your wings that you well deserve. Always remember you hitting Wayne in church as he would pull on Erin's hair and steal her shoes. God bless you. Robin (Krough) Meester