Ruth E. Davis NORTHFIELD — Ruth E. Davis, 83, died Friday, Oct. 25, 2019, at Barre Gardens in Barre City. She was born Aug. 4, 1936, in Northfield, the daughter of George and Nora (Pratt) Davis. She graduated from high school and from Champlain College in Burlington. Ms. Davis worked many years for Vermont Mutual Insurance in Montpelier. She enjoyed reading scripture, word puzzles and spiritual music. Survivors include her siblings Robert Davis Sr., of Northfield, and Mary Zybura, of Montpelier; a couple of nieces and a nephew. There are no calling hours. The memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, at Kingston Funeral Home in Northfield, followed by burial in Northfield Falls Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Central Vermont Humane Society, 1589 VT-14, East Montpelier, VT 05651.