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Alice Jean Davis

Alice Jean Davis
b. 10 December 1927, Ripley County, Indiana, to Raymond Lewis and Eva (Hacker) Davis
d. 4 April 2003, Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington

m. 10 February 1946, La Porte, Indiana
Dorris “Rufus” Mayfield Reeves
b. 24 October 1919, Elmo, Nodaway County, Missouri

Children with Dorris “Rufus” Mayfield Reeves:

  • Mary Madelyn (b. 1949) married David Bishop
  • Deborah Jean (1951-2002) married Gary M. Hill
  • John Charles (1956-2005) married Mischelle Lyons
  • Candace Jean (1964-2004) married Lanny Gilliam

Alice was born and grew up in Indiana. She met Rufus when she was working as a waitress at a hotel in Racine, Wisconsin. She was there visiting her aunt, Rachel Hacker Clark. Alice said she saw Rufus and dropped her tray. It was love at first sight.

After her marriage to Rufus, who was in the Air Force, Alice lived at several different Air Force bases before ending up in Tacoma, Washington, where she died.

Submitted by:
Irene Krieger
Batesville IN
E-mail: ihdkrieger@yahoo.com

Eva Hacker

Eva Hacker
b. 20 January 1906, Hazard, Perry County, Kentucky
d. 25 June 1974, Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington

m. 25 December 1925, New Point, Decatur County, Indiana
Raymond Lewis Davis
b. 25 December 1901, near Kingston, Decatur County, Indiana
d. 26 January 1969, Batesville, Franklin County, Indiana

Children with Raymond Lewis Davis:

  • Alice Jean (1927-2003) married Dorris “Rufus” Mayfield Reeves
  • Norma Jeanette (b. 1931) married Fred John Nobbe
  • Raymond Louis, Jr. (b. 1935) married Janet Sue Wilder

Although Eva was born in Kentucky, she grew up in Indiana. After her husband died, she went to live with her daughter in Tacoma, Washington. Her body was returned to Indiana for burial beside her husband in Rossburg Cemetery in Decatur County, Indiana.

Submitted by:
Irene Krieger
Batesville IN
E-mail: ihdkrieger@yahoo.com

Henry C Hause

Henry C Hause
b. 1852, Montgomery County, Ohio, to Adam and Mary (Aley) Hause
d. 1930

m/1. June 1874, Huntington County, Indiana
Martha A. Smith

m/2. 1883, Greene County, Ohio
Victoria Frybarger

Children with Martha A. Smith:

  • Albert E. (1876–1957)
  • Cyrus E. (1854–1918) married Amanda Louella Galbraith
  • Jacob L. (b. ca. 1857)
  • Christopher C. (1859–1950) married Mary Anders
  • Martha Jane (b. 1861)
  • Sarah A. (b. 1863) married Daniel Frank Hacker

Children with Victoria Frybarger:

  • George
  • Estella
  • Eva

Henry lived in both Ohio and Indiana, eventually returning to Dayton, Ohio, to live after Martha’s death and later married his second wife. He is buried in Hauker Cemetery, Greene County, Ohio.

Submitted by:
Carol Tayse Combs
Dayton OH