Patricia J. "Pat" Shivers Davis, 84, of Taylorville, passed away at 12:15 pm Monday, November 7, 2011 at Meadow Manor Nursing Home, Taylorville. She was born January 26, 1927 in Taylorville, the daughter of Hyrum L and Lois M. Little Hartsell. On April 15, 1951 she married Kenneth G. "Beans" Shivers in Taylorville and he preceded her in death on May 31, 1994. She then Married William Davis on June 6, 2007 in Taylorville. Pat was a member of Community of Christ Church in Taylorville, Order of Eastern Star, Christian County Democrat Women, and had been a registered nurse at St. Vincent Hospital for 45 years. She served 19 of those years in Obstetrics and the remainder in Surgery, and following retirement she worked in the Taylorville High School in the Class of 1945 and she graduated from St. John's School of Nursing in 1948. She loved going to the Senior Citizen's Center, playing bridge and shopping with her granddaughters.
Surviving are her husband, Bill Davis of Taylorville; Son, Kenneth H. Shivers (Sue) of Taylorville, 3 granddaughters; Monica (Nick) Foor, Ann Shivers and Sarah Shivers all of Taylorville. 1 Great granddaughter, Emma Jean Shivers.
Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 am Friday, November 11, 2011 at Community of Chris Church in Taylorville with Elder Lori Smothers officiating. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4:00pm -7:00pm Thursday at McClure Funeral Home, Taylorville.
Memorials may be made to Community of Christ Church, 321 E. Bidwell, Taylorville, IL 62568
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