Rowena Fern Davis

ROWENA FERN DAVIS, 81 of Salt Rock, passed away March 13, 2023. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 18, 2023, at the Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville, with Freddie Carver officiating. Burial will be in Ray Cemetery, West Hamlin. She was born April 23, 1941, in West Hamlin, a daughter of the late Doss Waddell and Fern Undine Ray Blankenship. She was a member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary Post 9738 and was a past Department President for the State of W.Va. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Dallas Adkins and Herbert Davis; son Charles "Chuck" Ray Adkins; and two daughters, Rebecca Fern Adkins and Jane Ellen Adkins. She is survived by three sons and daughters-in-law, Greg and Misty Adkins of Salt Rock, Doss and Lisa Adkins of Barboursville and Troy and Charolette Adkins of Salt Rock; one sister, Doris McFann of Huntington; 17 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. on Saturday prior to the service. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

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