Wilma L. Davis
Wilma L. (Illingworth) Davis, lifelong resident of Newton, Iowa, passed away at Skiff Medical Center on March 30, 2013, at the age of 97.
She embodied many wonderful qualities, including a fun-loving playfulness, a genuine nature and a love of people. A funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 3, the Wallace Family Funeral Home. The family will greet friends from 5 to 7 p.m. today, April 2, at the funeral home.
Wilma was born on Jan. 8, 1916, to Fred E. and Minnie Grote Illingworth and grew up on a farm with her eight siblings. She married George U. Davis on Jan. 6, 1933, in Milan, Mo. They were married for 70 years before George’s death in 2003. They lived and worked on their farm for more than 30 years before moving to town in 1971.
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