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    Alice Davis, 1935 ~ 2012

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    Alice Davis, 76, passed away at her home April 28, 2012 surrounded by her loving family.

    Alice was born June 16, 1935 in Agana, Guam, to Ted and Lillian Huerro Mayhew. After high school she married Hubert Davis. She lived in Burbank, Calif., where she helped in the movie industry with film equipment. She later moved to Moab to be with her family.

    She is survived by her three sons, Steven Davis of New Mexico, Jeffrey Davis and James Davis of Moab; three daughters, Shelly Jenocovich, Marilyn Shannon, and Maria Brox, all of Moab; two sisters, Marge Herson, and Betty Woodard; 23-plus grandchildren; and 15-plus great-grandchildren.

    She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Bob Mayhew; and her children’s father, Hubert Davis.

    At Alice’s request cremation has taken place and a private service will take place at a later date.

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