Mary Jane Fulfer Davis
(December 19, 1860-March 24, 1957)
Stephenville Empire Tribune
March 29, 1957
Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Jane Davis, 96, who died Sunday at 1:40 p.m at her home at 734 West Frey, were
held Monday at 3:00 p.m in the chapel of the Stephenville Funeral Home with Rev. Garland Shell, pastor of the First Presbyterian
She was born in Hunt County on Dec. 19, 1860, and had been a resident of Erath county for 71 years in the Exray
Community and four years in Stephenville.
She was married to the late W. M. Davis, who preceded her in death in 1940.
Mrs. Davis is survived by four daughters, Mrs. Fannie Boggus, Mrs. Cora Cramer, and Mrs. Pallie McAlister, all
from Stephenville, and Mrs. Margaret E. Dorris, of Iraan; three sons, J. R. Davis of Loco Hill, N. Mex.; Mike Davis of Strawn
and Garland Davis of Ranger; 17 grandchildren; and 23 great grandchildren.
Grandsons served as pallbearers and the interment was made in the Exray Cemetery under the direction of the Stephenville