Maria A Davis
Maria A. Davis, 78, a longtime resident of N. Ft. Myers, passed away Tuesday, November 8, 2016 in Cape Coral. She was born April 10, 1938 in Hidalgo, Mexico to Gabriel and Maria Aguilar Navarrette, now deceased.
Maria’s sincere devotion to her family became apparent as a young girl in Mexico, soon after the passing of her father at a very young age. Throughout her life she enjoyed many different experiences, she worked as a seamstress and legal secretary in Mexico, was the co-owner operator of a construction company for many years, owned and operated a plant nursery, managed a small farm and was a lifelong caregiver to many family members and friends. Maria loved traveling and spending time with family, and was a long time member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church.
She is survived by her three loving children, Allen Davis (Joani) of Little Rock, AR, Eva Stan of N. Ft. Myers and Ulysses Davis (Miriam) of Salt Lake City, UT; six sisters; two brothers: seven grandchildren; as well as one great grandchild.
Maria was preceded in death by her husband, Edward A. Davis, March 2009; as well as two siblings.
A Memorial Mass will be held 11:00 AM, Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, 2157 S. Cleveland Ave, Ft. Myers, FL 33901, with Father Paul Nguyen officiating.
Memorial contributions in memory of Maria are suggested to St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, Hope Hospice & St. Jude Children’s Hospital.
Friends are invited to send condolences via the online guest book which can be found at www.mullinsmemorial.com.
Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.