Elzie O. Davis

March 17, 1930 ‒ July 21, 2020

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Elzie O. Davis, age 90, of Mount Vernon, Ohio, passed away on Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at her residence.  She was born on March 17, 1930 in Tazewell County, Virginia the daughter of Holland and Rosie (Steel) Keene.  Elzie previously worked for CPI in Bellville and Kenyon College.

She is survived by her children; Rita Abouelseoud of Cincinnati, Edna Horner of Port Richey, Florida, and Brian Davis of Mount Vernon; three grandchildren and one great grandchild.

Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Donald Davis; a grandson, Ayman Abouelseoud; two brothers, Hoover Keene and Hermit Keene and a sister, Eunice Hall.

The family will observe a private graveside service in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.  The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Elzie O. Davis.

To share a memory or leave a condolence for the family, visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com


  • Dear Rita, Edna, and Brian: Deepest sympathy for the loss of your mother. May the Lord bless you with peace and beautiful memories of your time together. Harvey E. Davis, Jr and daughters Peggy Davis and Pam Davis-Vaught

    • Thank you Harvey for your thoughts and prayers. Mom and Dad will always be with us in our heart. Tax told us yesterday about your loss and you also have our condolences on your loss. Edna,Rita,and Brian.

  • Dear Rita,Edna,Brian: Lifting you up in prayer, you are in our thoughts! Our deepest sympathy to you all! Dearest Rita, call me! I remember lots of fun times at your house, even though we drove your mom crazy! Love and prayers from Marty and Joe Chrastina