Rebecca "Becky" Davenport, 73

Rebecca K. "Becky" Davenport, 73, of Wabash, died Saturday, April 25, 2015, at 11:43 a.m., at her home.

She was born Jan. 29, 1942, in Wabash, to Charles and Evelyn (Draper) Harrison.

Becky attended Wabash High School. She married Michael Davenport at the Southside EUB Church in Wabash on Jan. 13, 1967. She worked at United Technologies in Wabash and was a homemaker. She was a member of the Wabash American Legion Post 15 Auxiliary. Becky enjoyed watching television, listening to country music, and spending time with her family.

She is survived by her husband, Michael Davenport of Wabash; two children, Shelly (Chris) Neal of Pinckney, Mich., and Keith (Marla) Davenport of Wabash; four grandchildren, Michael Neal of Southfield, Mich., Steven Neal of East Lansing, Mich., Ryan Davenport of Wabash, and one granddaughter; and one great-granddaughter.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, David Harrison.

Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, April 29, 2015, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash, with David Phillips officiating. Friends may call 4-8 p.m.,  Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Falls Cemetery at a later date.

Preferred memorial is Wabash Miami Home Health Care and Hospice.

The memorial guest book for Becky may be signed at


Posted on 2015 Apr 28