Carol Ruth Davis, 76, a kind and giving strong woman, with a tremendous love for her family, passed away on Friday, March 30, 2018, at Kansas City Hospice & Palliative Care in Kansas City.

She was born on Jan 7, 1942, the daughter of Gayles and Meda (Burns) Pine.

Carol attended College High School in Warrensburg, followed by William Woods University and University of Mary Hardin-Baylor.

For 46 years, she was a second-generation business owner of Meda Pine Tax Service, where she was groomed by her mother. She loved working with her clients and their families.

She was civic minded and had a passion for political campaigns, humbly working behind the scenes.

Carol is preceded in death by parents, Meda and Gayle, and one sister, Betty Lockard.

She will forever be remembered by her husband and dear friend, Wendell Davis, celebrating 55 years of marriage, and their pride and joy, twin children, Wendy (Jim) Doyle, and Chad (Christi Allen) Davis, and one grandson, Ryan Davis.

Granting her wishes, a private family funeral and burial will be held at Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Higginsville. The family invites you to join them for a celebration and visitation reception from 430 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 4, at Milestone Barn, 380 N.W. State Route 13, Warrensburg.

In Lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to: Johnson County Cancer Foundation in memory of Carol Ruth Davis. P.O. Box 169 Warrensburg, MO 64093.

Arrangements are entrusted to Sweeney-Phillips and Holdren Funeral Home.

(Paid Obituary)

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