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Obituaries

July 15, 2014

Eula Rose Davis

Eula Rose Davis, 71, died Monday, July 14, 2014, in Stillwater, Okla. Her funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, July 19, 2014, at Strode Funeral Home Chapel in Stillwater. Interment will follow at Mount Vernon Cemetery, Stillwater. Strode Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Eula was born on May 18, 1943, in Enid, Okla., to James and Airah Shiplett. She attended school in Eureka, Glencoe and graduated at Morrison High School in 1961. She married Donald Leroy Kanehl and later divorced. She then married Ronald Davis until his death in 1997

Eula was a certified medicine aide and the first woman owner/operator wrecker service in the state of Oklahoma. She also worked for 15 years at both Stillwater Braum’s locations. Eula was a member of the Church of Christ.

Eula loved her family and friends. She collected bells and enjoyed going to garage sales. She was a people person.

Eula was preceded in death by her husband Ronald Davis; her parents; and two brothers.

Eula is survived by son, Donnie Kanehl and wife Jessica, of Perkins; daughter, Yvon Farmer and husband Jeff, of Terlton; three grandchildren, D.J. Kanehl and wife Jess, James Kanehl, and Tyler Kanehl; and great-grandchild, Nathan Kanehl; three brothers Freddie Shiplett and wife Hazel, Norman Shiplett and wife Judy, and Paul Shiplett and wife Darlene.

Condolences may be emailed to the family and an online obituary may be viewed by visiting www.strodefh.com.

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