Deloris Goldie Davison, 86, of Chillicothe, MO passed away Monday, May 20, 2013 at Liberty Hospital, Liberty MO.
Deloris was born April 20, 1927 in Commerce, OK the daughter of John Conway and Justine Searcy Conway. Due illness in the family, she was adopted as a baby by Louis and Edith Grube.
She was a graduate of William Chrisman High School in Independence MO and worked as a Certified Nurse Aide in nursing homes and hospitals in the Kansas City and Independence areas.
Deloris married Paul M. Stefancik and he preceded her in death. On April 28, 1972 Deloris married Milton Charles Davison in Miami OK. He preceded her in death in October 1992.
Deloris enjoyed sewing, playing cards and spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren and their neighborhood friends. She was also a “Young and Restless” addict.
She is survived by a son, John Paul Stefancik of Independence MO; three daughters Mary Kay Smith and husband Terry of Chillicothe MO, Carol Elaine Banes and husband Dean of Independence, and Susan Marie Greenway of Chillicothe; six grandchildren, Tassie Elkins, Logan Stefancik, Sondra Smith, Amy Jacobs, Travis Greenway and Terrance Smith; 10 great grandchildren; a brother, Harvey Campbell of Argentine KS; a sister Jewel Nickolson of Argentine KS; nieces and nephews.
Delores was preceded in death by her natural and adoptive parents; husbands, Paul Stefancik and Milton Charles Davison; daughter Paulette Jean Stefancik; sisters Opal Campbell and Violet Campbell; and a great grandson, Thompson Robert Stefancik.
Memorials in honor of Deloris Davison may be made to the American Cancer Society and left at or mailed to Heritage Funeral Home, 3141 N. Washington, Chillicothe MO 64601.On-line condolences may be left at www.heritage-becausewecare.com
A family visitation will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 23, 2013 at Heritage Funeral Home, Chillicothe, MO.
A graveside service will be held at Woodlawn Cemetery, Independence MO on Friday, May 24, 2013 at 1:00 p.m.
Arrangements are under the direction of Heritage Funeral Home, Chillicothe, MO.