WINTER HARBOR – Newell Davis, 88, died Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2004, at a Hancock health-care facility. He was born Dec. 30, 1915, in Rockport, the son of Charles P. and Julia Mae (Clancy) Davis Tiffany. He was predeceased by his wife of 60 years, Janet A.W. Davis in January of 1997. Newell is survived by his daughters, Janice H. Hayes of Providence, R.I. and Elizabeth (Beth) M. Monroe and her husband, William, of Winter Harbor; five grandchildren, Janet-Marie May and her husband, Aaron, of Billings, Mont., Nancy-Beth Dusseault and her husband, Robert, of Warwick, R.I., Dawn Giacobbi and her husband, Robert, of Cranston, R.I., Kenneth Monroe and his wife, Taryn Fontaine, of Hancock, and Douglas Monroe and his wife, Tammy, of Groton, Conn.; 11 great-grandchildren, Michael and Michelle Smith of Cranston, R.I., Matthew Hayes of Georgia, Tanya, Tina, Amy Dusseault of Warwick, R.I., James and Brandon Monroe of Ellsworth, Timothy and Mirranda Monroe of Groton, Conn., and Lindsey Savage of Southwest Harbor; and a great-great-granddaughter, Bianca Smith of Cranston, R.I.; a sister, Adelyn Dean of Vernon, Conn.; two nephews, Frederick (Bud) Dean and George Dean, Jr. of Vernon, Conn. and Norton Pond, Linolnville. Newell was a veteran of World War II. He spent most of his life in police work, serving as special police in Warwick, R.I., a police officer in Charlestown, R.I. and he retired from the University of Rhode Island Police Force in 1980. Newell and his wife, Janet, moved back to Maine in 1980. He was the first male president of Christopher Rhodes P.T.A of Warwick, R.I Newell was also past commander of Robert T. Johnson Post No. 183 VFW, and was also a life member of VFW Post No. 109 of Ellsworth, Adelphoi Lodge No. 23 AF & AM of Riverside, R.I. and Winter Lodge No. 192 AF & AM of Winter Harbor. Newell is additionally a member of the Ancient Accepted Scottish Rite of Providence, R.I., Alcyone Chapter No. 71 of Milbridge, the FOP Acadia Lodge No. 4 of Hancock County. Newell was also a member of the Blue Knights of Brewer, until he was no longer able to ride his motorcycle. He will be missed by his family and friends. Funeral services will be held 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, at the Prospect Harbor United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Stephen Loan, pastor, officiating. Interment will be 1 p.m. Monday, Oct. 4, at the Pawtuxet Memorial Park, Warwick, R.I. Gifts in memory of Newell may be sent to the FOP Scholarship Fund, care of Jim Malloy, Gouldsboro Police Department, P.O. Box 68, Prospect Harbor, ME 04669, or to the American Heart Association, 343 Gorham Road, South Portland, ME 04106-2317. Arrangements are by Bragdon-Kelley-Campbell Funeral Home, Ellsworth.