Marvel W. Davidson

May 09, 1921 ‒ December 25, 2011

Bellville, Ohio

BELLVILLE: Marvel W. Davidson of Bellville passed away Christmas morning, December 25, 2011 in Good Shepard Nursing Home following a brief illness. She was 90.

Marvel was born in Meigs County, Ohio on May 9, 1921 to parents Darold and Elva (Saul) Welker. She lived in Ohio all her life and was a graduate of Pomeroy High School.

On August 2, 1941 she married Luther H. Davidson, Sr. who preceded her in death in 1990.

Marvel was a hardworking wife and mother who dedicated her life to working on the family farm and making a home for her husband and three boys. In her spare time she enjoyed sewing and creating beautiful tapestries, as well as flower gardening.

She was a member of Irvin Hiskey Post #535 American Legion Auxiliary.

She is survived by her sons Luther, Jr. “Luke” & Rosalind Davidson of Ashland, Charles “Chuck” & Nancy Davidson of Niceville, FL and Donald “Don” & Ginger Davidson of Cape Coral, FL; seven grandchildren, and fourteen great-grandchildren.

In addition to her husband, Marvel was preceded in death by her brother Harley David Welker.

The family will receive friends Friday, December 30, 2011 from 11 am to 12 pm in the Bellville Snyder Funeral Home. A graveside service will follow in Bellville Cemetery at 12:15 pm. Celebrant Jerry Wilson will officiate.

Contributions in Marvel’s memory may be made at the funeral home to Hospice of North Central Ohio.

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