Doris Davis Slade was born on October 14, 1955 in East Meadow, NY and lived on Long Island all of her life. She is preceded in death by both parents and her 6 brothers. Doris graduated from Uniondale High School in 1973. She then achieved her CNA Certification and began working at Belair Nursing Home where she was loved and appreciated by all of her patients and coworkers. Doris retired from Belair in 2017 after 30 years of dedicated service. Doris had a special bond with her family, especially her nieces and nephews. She was known for her uncanny sarcasm, words of wisdom, and sense of humor. Doris loved to laugh, enjoyed jazz music, and had a special appreciation for her Native American heritage. Doris is survived by her one and only beloved daughter, Tanya Davis, husband Anthony Slade, 1 brother, 3 aunts, and 9 sisters. She will be dearly missed by a host of relatives and friends.