|Mareta A. "Rita" (Scott) Davies, age 92 of Abingdon, died at 8:20 pm Friday, January 11, 2013 at the Care Center of Abingdon.
She was born August 31, 1920 in Knox County to William and Blanche (Peck) Scott. She married Rex E. Davies on April 5, 1941 in Burlington, Iowa. He preceded her in death on May 3, 2006. She was also preceded in death by her parents, one brother, four sisters, and one nephew.
Surviving are several nieces and nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews and their families.
She lived in the rural Maquon area for several years, where her husband farmed, and moved to Abingdon in 1987.
She enjoyed traveling. She also made lap blankets for the residents at the Care Center of Abingdon. She was a Rotary Ann and she enjoyed playing card games with her family.
Funeral service will be held at 11:00 am Thursday, January 17, 2013 at the Hinchliff-Pearson-West Abingdon Chapel. Mrs. Eleanor Landon will officiate. Burial will follow in Haynes Cemetery near Delong. Visitation will be from 10:00 am to 11:00 am Thursday at the chapel.
Memorials may be made to a charity of the donorís choice. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.