Laura Etta Davidson, 92

Laura Etta Davidson, 92, of Wabash, died at 6 a.m., Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020 at her home.  She was born June 26, 1927 in Sumner, Ill. to Frank W. and Coza Lela (Peters) Reed.

Laura married Louis Vearl Davidson in St. Louis, Mo. on Dec. 24, 1941; he died Jan. 10, 1997. She was a homemaker and also retired from Pizza Hut in Wabash after 17 years. Laura was a member of the Christian Heritage Church, and enjoyed reading and traveling. She had lived in Wabash County since 1941. 

She is survived by five children, Larry Davidson of Statesville, N.C., James (Lee) Davidson of Roann, Robert Davidson of Las Vegas, Nev., Donald (Jill) Davidson of North Manchester, and Frances Cosley of Wabash; 14 grandchildren; several great grandchildren; brother, Frank W. Reed and special friend, La Donna Ulshafer, both of Wabash.  She was also preceded in death by her parents and son, Charles Davidson.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m., Friday, Jan. 17, 2020 at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Avenue, Wabash, with Pastor Tim Prater officiating.

Entombment will be in the Chapel of Remembrance Mausoleum at Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash. 

Friends may call 4-8 p.m. Thursday, at the funeral home.

Preferred memorial is Christian Heritage Church.

The memorial guest book for Laura may be signed at

Posted on 2020 Jan 14