Anna M. Davis, of Delmar, NY, formerly of New Cumberland, PA, passed away on Thursday July 18, 2019 at Eddy Village Green in Cohoes, NY.
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She was born in Newport, PA, to the late Charley and Annie (Murphy) Smith. Anna was a graduate of the Harrisburg Academy of Nursing and later received her Bachelor of Science degree in Education from Millersville University in 1971. A registered nurse, Anna was head nurse at the Carlisle Barracks-Army War College, a position which she also held at the Pennsylvania State Psychiatric Hospital. She retired from nursing to work in Utilization Review for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Welfare. She was a member and served as Deacon of the Silver Spring Presbyterian Church, Mechanicsburg.
Anna was an avid golfer and took first place in first flight at the 1994 Armitage Golf Club tournament, as well as placing in numerous other tournaments. She loved business, travel, reading, and her family. Anna is survived by her daughter, Dr. Melody Davis, of Delmar, NY, two grandchildren, Ariel Davis Islam of Brooklyn, NY and Zachary Davis Islam, of Delmar, NY; and several loving nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by two brothers, Bertus Smith and Charles Smith; two sisters, Ferndeina Dillman and Grace Rhodes-Yoder.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday July 24, 2019 in the Myers-Harner Funeral Home, 1903 Market St., Camp Hill, PA. A visitation with Anna’s family will be held in the funeral home on Wednesday from 10:00 am until the time of the service. A private burial will be held at the convenience of the family in Evergreen Cemetery, Duncannon.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601