Born July 18, 1914, in Noble County, Ind., she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Alma Davidson. She was a teacher for 36 years, retiring in 1976 from Holland Elementary School. She had previously taught at Wolf Lake, Kendallville and Churubusco schools. She was a charter member of Good Shepherd United Methodist Church. “She was loving and devoted to her family.”
Surviving are daughter, Kathleen (John) Bennett of Fort Wayne; granddaughter, Meredith (Gregory) Neumann of South Bend; and grandson, Douglas Bennett of Fort Wayne. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Adair in 1985; and sister, Evelyn Harrold.
Service is 2 p.m. Sunday, October 16, 2011 at Hockemeyer & Miller Funeral Home, 6131 St. Joe Road with visitation one hour prior. Visitation also from 2-5 p.m. Saturday, October 15, 2011 at the funeral home.
Burial in Thorn Cemetery, Ormas, Ind.
Memorials are to Good Shepherd United Methodist Church.