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Grace Gibbs Davis

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From page A4 | September 29, 2012 |

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June 6, 1923 — Sept. 19, 2012

Grace Gibbs Davis, of Fairfield, went peacefully to be with the Lord after a long and fruitful life of 89 years.

Grace was born to Benjamin and Mary Ann Gibbs in Brooklyn, N.Y. She graduated with a Master’s Degree in Religious Education from Eastern Baptist Seminary in Philadelphia, PA.

In 1950, Grace married Pastor James W. Davis who later became a Chaplain in the USAF. The two traveled the world for 30 years ministering to servicemen and their families.

After they retired, in 1980, Grace became an active leader at the Fairfield Presbyterian Church. She served as an Elder, Deacon and Bible Teacher.  She also was the President of PEO,VT, a member of BSF, and performed regularly as a “Woman of the Bible ” character to many local groups.

She is survived by her son, Jonathan Gibbs Davis; her daughter and son-in-law, Marianne and Brent Taylor and two grandchildren, Alexander Taylor and Ashley Taylor Meyer.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, September 29, at 11 a.m. at the Fairfield Presbyterian Church.

Contributions can be made to Fairfield Presbyterian Church or to the Senior Care Program at the Fairfield Senior Center.

Domini Williams

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  • Tom and Connie VanidesSeptember 27, 2012 - 8:10 am

    We were blessed to call her our "friend". Let the Lord's words be comfort for her family and friends: SHE IS WITH ME Would I have told you if it were not so?Truly, I have prepared a placefor you, for your loved ones,that where I am you may be also.For My Father's house has many rooms,room enough for all who yearn for My presence.Trust Me for this though your heart be troubled now.Lay aside all earthly woes.My Kingdom is not of this world.It is more glorious than you can ever imagine! Wipe away those tears.I gave My life that you may no longer sorrow, nor weep.Your loved one is with Me. © Constance Vanides God's Comfort For Today's Needs www.Godcares.org

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