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Barbara Jean Davis

Barbara Jean Davis, 77, of New Boston, passed away Sunday October 23, 2022 at her home. She was born August 11, 1945 in New Boston a daughter of the late Hager and Bertha (Salyers) Messer.

She was a 1963 graduate of Glenwood High School, formerly worked at Marting’s Department Store, Andy’s Toyota and retired as a Secretary at the Southern Ohio Corrections Facility, Ohio Department of Corrections. She owned Slender You Fitness and Tanning and was a Weight Watcher’s Instructor.  She was a former Chairman for the March of Dimes, was very active in working at the local voting polls, and enjoyed traveling with her husband. She formerly attended Truth Tabernacle in Wheelersburg.
Barbara is survived by her husband, James Davis; a son, Rob Davis and wife Lisa of Portsmouth; granddaughter, Stephanie Allard and husband Ryan of Wheelersburg and a great-grandson, Jackson Allard.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Patricia Lavender.
Funeral Services will be 1:00 PM Friday October 28, 2022 at D.W. SWICK FUNERAL HOME IN NEW BOSTON with interment to follow at Memorial Burial Park. Visitation will be from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM Friday at the funeral home.
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