Phoebe V. (Adams Davis) Day 83, of Bedford, died Monday March 23, 2020, at her residence.

She was born on September 2, 1936, in Chaneysville a daughter of the late Howard E. and Mary M. (Miller) Adams.

She is survived by a son, Thomas E. Davis Jr., married to the former Theresa Kasper, of Las Vegas, NV, and a daughter, Terry Elaine Beatty and husband, Ronald, of Fairland, IN; five grandchildren: Heather Gallagher, Kylei Davis Haverling and husband, Justin, Deanna Fogle and husband, John, Cristal J. Beatty, and Ronald A. Beatty Jr., and wife, Nicole; five and half great-grandchildren; a brother, Royce E. Adams and wife, Helen, of Lavale, MD, a sister, Carrie Ruth Smith of Needmore, a sister, Pyllis L. (Adams) Price, widow of Joseph, of Bedford, and A. Leon Adams and wife, Gloria, of Newville; numerous nieces and nephews; special cousin, Charles Miller, wonderful neighbors, and the Apple Dumpling Gang, Jean Jerral and Beth Jacobs.

She was preceded in death by a sister, Lurain Cornell, widower Lynn, of Everett; and her former husband, Thomas E. Davis Sr.

Phoebe enjoyed going out for dinner with her cousin Charles, traveling, and getting out of the house. She enjoyed watching the evening television game shows, and her friends and neighbors who frequently gathered on her front porch with her.

A private graveside service will be held Union Cemetery, in Centerville. Arrangements by the Timothy A. Berkebile Funeral Home, in Bedford. In lieu of flowers, the family requests you help a cancer patient in need. The online guestbook is available at

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