Ryan Funeral Home
Comforting Central Virginia Families Since 1964
Lydia Christine Davis
Christine Davis, 88, of Stanardsville,
VA went to her heavenly home peacefully on October
17, 2015 at her home. She was born on January 16,
to the late Herman Berry and Edith Alma Berry.
She was a perfect mother, grandmother and GG,
completely adored by her family. She was born on
Middle River and graduated from William Monroe High
School. She worked at the Pentagon during World War
II, where she met the love of her life,
Sewell Abbot Davis,
and then started a family. She then retired back to
Greene County nearly 42 years ago. She was a very
active member of Stanardsville United Methodist
Church, where she will be greatly missed. Mom truly
appreciated the calls, cards, and visits from
family, friends, church
members, her pastor, Rev. Chuck Winner, the UMW, and
her dear neighbors,
Virginia, Richard, and Barbara Morris, Connie and
Flora, and Jewel Berry. Mom
loved all of you.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in
death by her husband of 37 years, Sewell Abbot
Davis; brothers, Warren Berry and Alban Berry;
sister, Mary Ann Garth .
Mrs. Davis is survived by her children; Richard
Davis and his wife Candace, Mary Konetski and her
partner John Ganoe, Jo Anne Worley and her husband
Tim, Susan Lam and her husband Gary and Jim Davis
and his wife Lisa. Grandchildren; Rachel McVearry
and her husband Ryan, Sarah Davis and her husband
David Rosenthal, Jason Lam and his wife Erin, Holly
Perkins and her husband Kody, Jim Konetski, Katie
Garland and her husband Greg, Kristin Baber and her
husband Patrick, Rebecca Worley, Matthew Davis,
Joshua Davis. Great-grandchildren; Lexi, Morgan &
Brady Lam, Dillan Konetski, Saylor, Savian and
Shevaun McVearry, Gatelyn and Knoxx Perkins, Chloe
and Willow Davis – Rosenthal, and Joanna Baber.
Brother; John Berry.
The family will receive friends from 6 – 8 p.m.
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 at Ryan Funeral Home,
12819 Spotswood Trail, Ruckersville.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m.
Thursday, October 22, 2015 at
Stanardsville United Methodist Church
Map with the
Rev. Tim Worley of Trinity United Methodist Church
of North Garden officiating.
Interment will follow at
Holly Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers will be; Greg Garland, Kody Perkins,
Jason Lam, Jim Konetski, Matthew Davis, Gary Lam and
The family wishes to thank Dr. Brooke Bostic and
staff, caregivers Cindy Hicks and Tina Haney, and
Hospice staff for their loving care.
An online guestbook is available at
Ryan Funeral Home of Ruckersville, VA is handling