Dwight Davis Of Canton Dies In Peoria Hospital

Dwight D. Davis, YMCA, died in a Peoria hospital early Friday morning, after a three year illness.

He was born in Pike county, April 1, 1904, a son of John H. and Anna (Prather) Davis. Surviving are two brothers, Harvey Davis, Lincoln and William Davis of Canton.

He had lived in Canton eight years and had been employed by the International Harvester Co. He came to Canton from Minnesota. He was a former resident of Astoria.

Funeral services were held Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock in Canton. Burial in Canton cemetery.


Published in the Argus-Searchlight on 9/16/1953


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