Carmen Y. Davis

carmen davis

December 5, 1928 ~ July 6, 2015

Carmen Y. Davis, 86 of Morrisonville passed away at 4:29 PM on Monday, July 6, 2015 at her home.

She was born on December 5, 1928 the daughter of Albert and Maria Dejesus (Zamarripa) Castelli. She married Charles H. "Chill" Davis on September 13, 1954 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Pawnee; he preceded her in death on December 23, 2004. She was also preceded in death by her parents, Brothers and sisters in law, Manuel and Gladys Carbagal, Joseph Carbagal, Frank and Dorothy Castelli and Oliver "Crib"and Helen Castelli.

During her lifetime Carmen worked at the Bulpitt Post Office, Christian County Farm Bureau and CIPS in Springfield and then as a homemaker. She was a member of St. Maurice Catholic Church in Morrisonville, Altar and Rosary Society, Morrisonville Community Club and Christian County Farm Bureau. She enjoyed cooking, gardening and being outdoors. She was a graduate of South Fork High School and a former member of St. Rita's Catholic Church in Kincaid and St. Mary's Catholic Church in Pawnee. Carmen was a farm wife and a resident of Morrisonville for 60 years.

She is survived by: Son, Charles A. Davis of Pawnee, IL; 2 Granddaughters, Chelsea M. Davis and Carlie A. Davis both of Morrisonville, IL; 1 Great Granddaughter, Kynlee Skinner; Sister in law, Opal Carbagal of Romulus, MI; Several Nieces and Nephews.

Funeral mass will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, July 11, 2015 at St. Maurice Catholic Church in Morrisonville with Rev. Dan Willenborg officiating. Burial will follow at Horse Creek Cemetery in Pawnee. Visitation will be held on Friday, July 10 from 5:00-7:00 PM at Perfetti Funeral Home in Morrisonville.

Memorials are suggested to St. Maurice Catholic Church or Morrisonville Community Ambulance.

Perfetti Funeral Home in Morrisonville is in charge of arrangements.

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