Kathleen Davis

Kathleen “Kathy” Ruth Fitch Davis, 57, of Glencove Drive in Eden, NC, passed away Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012 at Hospice Home of Rockingham County in Wentworth, NC.

Mrs. Davis was born February 14, 1955 in Cooperstown. She grew up in Sharon Springs before attending St. Lawrence University in Canton where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in biology. Kathy was also National Board Certified in biology. In July of 1978 she and her husband, Bill, moved to Eden where she later raised their three children before she began teaching biology at Holmes Middle School and then Morehead High School.

She is survived by her husband, William “Bill” Davis; sons, Jonathan Davis and wife Kristen of Wake Forest, NC and Jimmy Davis of Raleigh, NC; daughter, Delisa Reavis and husband, Louis of Johnson City, TN; mother, Jean Fulcher of Florida; sisters, Doris Fitch of Eastman, PA, and Holly Widanka of Henrietta; brother, Rob Fitch and wife Mary of Greensboro, NC and granddaughter, Kate Davis. Numerous nieces and nephews also survive.

A committal service will be held on Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012 at 1 p.m. at the Andes Cemetery under the direction of the Hynes Funeral Home, Margaretville. The Rev. Paul Catena will officiate.