Jean M. (Sheets) Davis, 90 of Thorntown, died at 10:59 a.m. Sunday, July 27, 2014. Born January 21, 1924 in Merlin, Canada to Larnie “Bob” and Millie (Sales) Sheets. She married Paul M. Davis on February 7, 1947 in Frankfort and he preceded her in death on January 2, 1996. Born and raised in Merlin, Canada, she moved to Frankfort and then to Thorntown where she lived until the time of her passing. Jean attended schools in Canada and worked for Mallory Controls and National Seal retiring in 1986. She was a devoted mother and grandmother. She was a member of the Thorntown Baptist Church and enjoyed bird watching, puzzles, reading, traveling, and her family.
Visitation and Services
Services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at the Goodwin Funeral Home. Denver Fields will officiate the service. Friends may visit from 11 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home. Interment will follow the funeral service at the Green Lawn Memorial Park. Memorials may be made in Jean’s honor to Boone County Cancer Society with envelopes available at the funeral home.
Sons: Stephen (Judy) Davis of Thorntown, Mark Davis (Fiance: Kim Clark) of Thorntown, Daughters: Marsha Davis (Companion: Sherrie Mahto) of Thorntown, Sharon (Jim) Bolen of Thorntown, Nancy (Keith) Caldwell of Tallahassee, FL, Sister: Norma (Charles) Wright of Frankfort, Brother: Bill (Joyceen) Sheets of Terre Haute, Grandchildren: Scott & Brooke Davis of Colfax; Brad & Sarah Davis of Noblesville; Caitlyn & Ryan Culley of Lebanon; Cally Caldwell of Evansville; Carson Caldwell of Tallahassee, FL; Jimmy & Cassidy Bolen of Max, IN; Matt Bolen of Thorntown; Christopher Mahto of Indiana; Marcus Mahto of San Francisco, CA; and Kendra Black of Indiana, Great-Grandchildren: Nolon Call, Cayden Davis, Luke Davis, Norah Davis, Adelyn Culley, Lilly Culley, Cody Bolen and Matalyn Bolen.
her husband, parents, and brothers: Glenn and George Sheets.