Lois M. (Bishop) Davies, 89 of Barrington


Lois M. (Bishop) Davies, 89, of Bay Spring Avenue, passed away Friday, February 8, 2013 at the Silver Creek Manor, Bristol.  She was the wife of the late Captain Edwin E. Davies.

Born in Malden, Mass. she was the daughter of the late Stuart and Blanche (Jenness) Bishop.  She resided in Barrington for the past 16 years, also had a summer home in Prudence Island.  She also resided in Cumberland for many years.

She was a member of the Four Corners Community Chapel, where she was a member of the choir.  She loved to sail, play Bingo and spend time with family on Prudence Island.

She leaves her daughter Gail Scanlon of Scituate, her son Bruce Davies of Martha’s Vineyard, her son Mark Davies and his wife Mary of Blackstone, Mass., her daughter Lynne Cabral of Prudence Island. She also leaves nine grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren.  She was the sister of the late Stuart Bishop Jr.

A celebration of her life will be held Tuesday at 10 a.m. from the J. J. Duffy Funeral Home, 757 Mendon Road, Rt. 122, Cumberland.  Funeral Service at 11 a.m. in the Four Corners Community Chapel, 200 Angell Road, Cumberland.  Relatives and friends are kindly invited.  Visiting Hours will be held Monday from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the Prudence Island School Foundation, 0413 Broadway, Prudence Island, RI 02872. jjduffyfuneralhome.com


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