English Cemetery ~ Veva America Davis ~ part of the Polk County Pioneer Cemeteries of Oregon
Davis, Veva America
LAST: Davis FIRST: Veva MID: America
BORN: 16 Jun 1906 DIED: 12 Dec 1995 BURIED: 14 Dec 1995 (English Cemetery)
BIRTH PLACE:  Kahlotus, Franklin Co., Washington
DEATH PLACE: Lebanon, Linn Co., Oregon
Father: Burris Samuel Hastings
Maiden name of mother: Esther Jane Rose
MARRIAGE - Lawrence Eben Davis & Veva America Hastings md 9 June 1923, Polk Co, Oregon
1940 OR CENSUS - Veva A. Davis (33y, b WA), enumerated with husband Lawrence E. (36y, b Maine), dau Betty Jean (16y, b OR), son Russel L. (14y, b OR), son Samuel E. (12y, b OR), dau Marian J. (5y, b OR) and dau Esther Katherine (7m, b OR); family lived in rural Yamhill Co, Oregon in 1935
OSBH DC (Linn County 1995) #95-26752
Veva Davis, June 16, 1906-Dec. 12, 1995
Veva America Davis of Lebanon died Dec 12 at her home. She was 89.
She was born in Kohlotus [Kahlotus], Wash, to Burris “Sam” and Esther K. Rose Hastings. She grew up in Polk County and married Lawrence E. Davis June 9, 1923, in Dallas.
They lived in several towns throughout Oregon, mostly in Toledo, Salem and Molalla. Recently they had been living in Lebanon with her granddaughter and her husband.
She enjoyed her family, walks, cooking and crocheting. She loved the outdoors and enjoyed gardening, camping and hunting.
Survivors besides her husband include sons, Russell of Boston Bar, B.C., Canada, and Robert of Molalla; daughters, Marion Schroeder of Molalla and Kathy Slack of Lebanon; 25 grandchildren; 56 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Bettyjean Anderson and a son, Samuel.
Services were Dec 14 at Huston Funeral Home in Lebanon, with private burial in English Cemetery in Monmouth.
Memorial contributions may be made to Lebanon Hospice, care of the funeral home.
Itemizer Observer, December 20, 1995, 19A

Veva America
1906 - 1995
Loving Memories Last Forever
(shares marker with Lawrene)
[Married] June 9, 1923

Saucy/Tolle Survey & Photographs
Oregon Marriage Index
1940 OR CENSUS (Lincoln Co, ED 21-31, South Toledo Pct, Sheet 7B)
IO 20 Dec 1995, 19A
ROW: 33-7