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Janie Davis

by: LORI KIMBELL/CENTRAL OREGONIAN - A new support group, the Joys and Challenges of Raising Grandchildren, has formed. Shown in the photograph above, Kathleen Paterno visits with members of their support group.

Janie (Birdie Rebecca Jane Howard) Dees Davis, 68, died Dec. 27, 2004 at her home in Lebanon, Ore.
   She was born Oct. 1, 1936, in Yakima, Wash., to William Elmer and Bridie Mayble (Hardy) Howard, and previously lived in Prineville. She was preceded in death by Dorthy Gibson. Survivors include: her husband Harold Davis of Lebanon; daughters Rebecca Robison of Bend, Candy Woodward and Sandra Miller of Gleneden Beach, Ore.; sons Douglas Gibson and David Gibson of Lincoln City, Ore.; sisters Virginia Gray of Pendleton, Della Werner of Ephrata, Wash., Joy McKenzie of Colorado; brother Samuel Howard of Havana, Florida; grandchildren Laura, Marie, Thomas, Brenda, Angie, Lisa, Jamie and 10 great-grandchildren.