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Jesse W. Davis

Jesse W. Davis, 90, New Salisbury, died Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013, at his home.
Born Aug. 23,1923, at Ramsey, he was the son of the late Joseph H. and Daisy L. Thevenot Davis.
He was an employee of the old Crayden Hatchery for 20 years, retired from Schmidt Cabinet after 24 years and was a long-time member of Unity Chapel United Methodist Church near Ramsey.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Catherine Sue Davis, and a sister, Leanna Batman.
Survivors include his wife, the former Susannah Conrad; two daughters, Ann Swarens and Ellen Patterson, both of New Salisbury; a brother, Calvin Davis of Corydon; three sisters, Jewell Gaither of Crandall, Isabelle Buehl of Bargersville and Violet Fleshmen of Corydon; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Visitation: Saturday, Sept. 21, from 2 to 8 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 22, from 10 a.m. to noon at Swarens Funeral Home in Ramsey and Sunday, Sept. 22, after 12:30 p.m. at Unity Chapel United Methodist Church south of Ramsey.
Funeral: Sunday, Sept. 22, at 2 p.m. at the church with burial in Woods Chapel Cemetery near Ramsey.
The family suggests memorial gifts to Unity Chapel United Methodist Church.