Marjorie Davidson age 94 of Portland passed away Thursday November 22nd in the IU Jay County Hospital. She was born in Randolph County January 13, 1924 the daughter of Walter and Ocie (Nixon) Whitenack. She was married June 5, 1943 to Victor Davidson and he died August 8, 2001. She was a homemaker and beautician. She attended Trinity United Methodist Church. She was a graduate of Jefferson High School in Deerfield and Ambers Beauty School. She was a member of Tri State Gas Engine and Tractor Association and Jay County Extension Club-Green Twp.
Richard Davidson (wife Libby) of Portland, William Davidson (wife Virginia) of Angola and Randy Davidson (wife Rhonda) of Pennville, one daughter Sherry Michaels (husband Dwain) of Greenfield, one brother Leland Whitenack (wife Charlene) of Ridgeville, Brother in law Keith Flesher of Danville, Il, sister in law Jeannie Weaver (husband Paul) of Florida ,Eleven grandchildren and twenty three great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by two brothers Wayne and Don Whitenack and sister Joan Whitenack Flesher.
A celebration of life service will be Tuesday November 27th at 10:00 AM in the Baird-Freeman Funeral Home with Pastors Darrell Borders and Paul Van Cise presiding. Burial will follow in the IOOF Cemetery in Pennville. Visitation will be Monday from 4:00 – 8:00 PM and Tuesday from 9:00 – 10:00 AM. Memorials can be made to the choice of the donor.