BELFAST – Elizabeth May Davis Hall Lane, 99, passed away July 28, 2012, in Belfast. She was born May 18, 1913, in Dover-Foxcroft, to Manley Davis and Blanche Etta (Atwood) Davis.
She was a member of First Baptist Church, serving as deacon for three years. She worked at Bradbury Nursing Home for 17 1/2 years as a certified nurse’s aide and at Deborah Lincoln House for seven years as a matron. She was a member of Rebekah Knyvetta Lodge No. 125, Searsport, and associate member of Rebekah Aurora Lodge No. 10, Belfast. She was a resident of Deborah Lincoln House until becoming a patient at Tall Pines Healthcare Facilities – Assisted Living.
She was predeceased by her first husband, Leslie Hall, in 1995; her second husband, Manley Lane, in 1987; her sisters, Faye Mithee, Flora Millett, Pearl Butler, Dora Hight and Lillian Kirk; her brothers, Ivan Davis, Manley Davis, Howard Davis, Isaiah Davis Sr., Charles Davis, Leon Davis and Carl Davis; and her infant daughter, Lois Elizabeth Hall, in 1941. Survivors include her children, Etta Hall Bryant and husband, Michael, of Tucson, Ariz., Wayne Hall and wife, Nancy, of Colchester, Vt., Allen Hall and wife, Lucille, of Anderson, S.C., and Ramona Hall Titus and husband, Jeffrey, of Poland; grandchildren, David Hall, Kristin Hall, Kimberly Hall, Bethany Hall Lagrange and husband, Ben, Bryce Hall and MaryAnn Young Lopes and husband, Joe; great-grandchildren, Lucas and Ansley Lagrange, Joseph Lopes and Kathleen Lopes; many nieces and nephews. Elizabeth was a devoted mother, who loved doing things for others her entire life.
Graveside services will be held 1 p.m. Monday, Aug. 13, at Grove Cemetery, Belfast. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Waldo County Home Healthcare Service, Hospice Program, P.O. Box 407, Belfast, ME 04915. Arrangements are under the care of Riposta Funeral Home, 182 Waldo Ave., Belfast. Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.ripostafh.com.