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Elizabeth Davis

October 10, 1938 - March 28, 2024

Burial Date: April 3, 2024

A Celebration of Elizabeth’s Life will be held on Wednesday, April 3, 2024, in Colonial Funeral Home, 86 Circular Avenue, Hamden, Connecticut. at 3pm. Visitation will be held in Colonial from 2pm-3pm

Elizabeth Davis, 85, affectionately known as “Betty,” peacefully passed away at The Hospital of Central Connecticut in New Britain in the early morning of March 28, 2024.
“Betty,” was born October 10, 1938 in Winston Salem, North Carolina. At 7 months old, she moved to Stratford, Connecticut with her late parents Captolia and Thomas Hatcher. She graduated from Lauralton Hall, an all girl’s high school in Milford, Conn. and attended college at the University of Boston on a full scholarship. She returned to Connecticut receiving her masters degree at the University of Bridgeport. Betty dedicated over thirty years of service to the Stratford public school system. She retired as a guidance counselor from Stratford High School in 1998.
Betty is remembered as a God fearing, poised, well-mannered, inquisitive, fun-loving, independent woman. She loved going to church, singing in the choir, traveling, journaling, reading literature, thrift shopping, eating out and being your very own sports commentator as she loved watching sports. She leaves behind a loving daughter, Deborah Ann Jennings. Son in law, Anthony, whom with his love, devotion and hard work made it possible for Deborah to be a full time caregiver for the last two years of her life. Two granddaughters, Elizabeth and Jeanine Gladding (Greensboro, NC), eight great grandchildren, (Makaylah, Cameron, Jordyn, Jizelle, Faith, Kairo, Bryson and Truth) as well as a host of cousins and friends. The family would like to thank everyone for your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

A Celebration of Elizabeth’s Life will be held on Wednesday, April 3, 2024, in Colonial Funeral Home, 86 Circular Avenue, Hamden, Connecticut. at 3pm. Visitation will be held in Colonial from 2pm-3pm. Condolences may be expressed at www.colonialfunerals.com.

 

 

 

 

 

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