Avonel Lucy (Bashore) Davenport, 90 of Lee’s Summit, Missouri, passed away Sunday evening, March 27, 2011, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Blue Springs, Missouri. 

Avonel Lucy (Bashore) Davenport, 90 of Lee’s Summit, Missouri, passed away Sunday evening, March 27, 2011, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Blue Springs, Missouri.  

On March 3, 1921, she was born in Eldon, Missouri, to the late Ora F. and Nellie H. (Nettleton) Bashore.  On January 15, 1938, she was married in Tuscumbia, Missouri, to Roy A. Davenport, who preceded her in death on November 8, 1972.

Survivors include, Daughters & Sons in law, Mary & Dan Turner of Lee’s Summit, Missouri; Judith Murphy of Kansas City, Missouri and Susan & Dale Robinson of Blue Springs, Missouri.  Six Grandchildren & Spouses, Roy Breen, Jon Davenport, Jason & Sara Farnsworth, Amia Ford, Joseph & Sarah Farnsworth and Joshua & Becky Farnsworth. Three Great Grandchildren, Krista Farnsworth, Cody Farnsworth & Daven Ford. Sibling, Bernadine Burrows of Eldon, Missouri and Glen “Corky” Bashore of Eldon, Missouri.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, one brother & one sister.

She was a member of the Church of Christ.  She had a great love for animals, especially cats.  She loved watching Royals Baseball and she loved spending time with her family.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, March 30, 2011, from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Phillips Funeral Home of Eldon, Missouri, with the Funeral Service beginning at 12 p.m. also at the Funeral Home with John Lee, Evangelist, officiating.  

Interment will follow at the Eldon City Cemetery.

Memorials are suggested to: Wayside Waifs Humane Society,  3901 Martha Truman Rd., Kansas City, MO 64137.