Alice Ann Travis
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Alice Ann Travis, 66, a lifelong resident of Dayton, passed away on Friday night, Jan. 24, 2014, at her home surrounded by her loving family.

She was born in Dayton on Dec. 27, 1947, a daughter of the late Claude H. and Lennie A. Patton Travis.

She was of the Methodist faith and a lifelong member of the New Bethel United Methodist Church.

She worked for many years and retired from the Kyser-Roth hosiery company and then continued to be a sitter and caregiver to many. She will be most remembered for being very dedicated to her family.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by one sister, Martha Richardson; and one brother, Fenton Travis.

She leaves behind to cherish her memory one sister, Betty Bradford, and her husband, Bill; two brothers: Claude W. “Rabbit” Travis and his wife, Opal, and Tom Travis; one sister-in-law, Jessie Travis; a special niece, Ashley Gentry; and numerous other extended family members, church family and a host of special friends.

A celebration of her life is planned for Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, at 2:30 p.m. at the New Bethel United Methodist Church, 836 New Bethel Road, Dayton with the Rev. Clyde Fitzgerald and the Rev. Andy Mile officiating.

The family will receive friends at the church on Sunday, from 1 until the 2:30 p.m. service time.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers memorial donations be made in Alice’s memory to the New Bethel United Methodist Church. Those can be sent to New UMC, in care of Ms. Calbaugh, 610 Laurel Drive, Dayton, TN 37321.

You are encouraged to share a memory of Alice and/or your personal condolences with her family by visiting her memorial web page and guestbook at

Companion Funeral Home and the Cody family are honored to assist the Travis family with these arrangements.