The Davises honored for diamond jubilee


Phil and Barbara Davis


Phil and Barbara Davis of Boardman recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary at a luncheon hosted by their family at the Magic Tree Pub & Eatery. The couple’s children are Vickie Fowler of Rogers; Tina (Tami) Davis of East Palestine; Tracy (Glen) Crosby of Leetonia; Lisa Murphy of East Palestine; and Jeff (Michelle) Davis of Columbiana. Eight grandchildren complete their family.

Mr. Davis married the former Barbara Beard on July 25, 1959, in Youngstown.

Mrs. Davis, while raising her family, also served as manager of daily operations of the couple’s many rental properties. She is active in Youngstown politics and Boardman Township activities.

Her husband is an instructor of Silver Sneakers and aquatics at the Davis Family YMCA in Boardman. He volunteers for various organizations and is a U.S. Navy veteran.