D. Charlene Davis Obituary

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D. Charlene Davis

November 10, 1937 - March 15, 2014
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D. Charlene Davis, age 76, of Greencastle, passed away on Saturday, March 15, 2014. Born November 10, 1937 in Indianapolis, she was the daughter of Charles K. and Dorothy C. (Simms) Lindsay. She married Willard M. Davis and he preceded her in death. Charlene had retired from the Putnam County Assessor's office, where she had worked for over ten years. She had previously worked ten years as a manager with an appraisal research group; the first deputy treasurer for Boone County for five years; co-driver with her husband for Burlington Motor Carrier for four years, and was the first lady trucker in the state of Indiana; and was an office...
D. Charlene Davis, age 76, of Greencastle, passed away on Saturday, March 15, 2014.

Born November 10, 1937 in Indianapolis, she was the daughter of Charles K. and Dorothy C. (Simms) Lindsay. She married Willard M. Davis and he preceded her in death.

Charlene had retired from the Putnam County Assessor's office, where she had worked for over ten years. She had previously worked ten years as a manager with an appraisal research group; the first deputy treasurer for Boone County for five years; co-driver with her husband for Burlington Motor Carrier for four years, and was the first lady trucker in the state of Indiana; and was an office manager for Bailey Beautician Supply for 18 years.

She was a member of the Central Christian Church, Lebanon; the Eagles Lodge; and the American Legion.

She is survived by her daughter, Dorothy (Terry) Jones; sons, Jerry Burdine and Jeff (Susie) Burdine; stepsons, Steven H. Davis and Michael Davis; daughter-in-law, Claudette; brothers, Harry, Thomas, and Ronald Lindsay; sisters, Evelyn Rush and Bonita Nelson; companion, Mike Rightmyer; seven grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; and one great great grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her husband and parents.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm on Friday, March 21, 2014 at the Hopkins-Rector Funeral Home. Interment will follow at the Forest Hill Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm on Thursday, March 20th at the funeral home.

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