BATAVIA — Dolores L. Davis, 82, passed away peacefully on March 22, 2013, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester, Minn.
Dolores was born in Fairfield on Sept. 3, 1930, to Frank “Curly” Howard and Dorothy Ulin. A longtime resident of the Batavia area, Dolores attended Batavia Grade School and High School. As an adult, Dolores loved to travel and visit new places, and she never met a stranger. Beyond living in Iowa, she resided in Alabama, Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri and Minnesota.
She is survived by her brother, Frank Howard Jr. of Ottumwa; five sons, Rev. William Huffman of Auburn, Ala., Steven Huffman of Batavia, Robert Huffman of Batavia, Dr. Charles Huffman of Americus, Ga., and David Huffman of Osage Beach, Mo.; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and other family members.
Dolores was preceded in death by her husband Clell “Dutch” Huffman, and her husband Russell Davis.
A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Grace Funeral Care in Batavia; Pastor Jena Manchester officiating. Burial will follow at the Batavia Cemetery.