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George Shields Davis
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Birth: Apr. 4, 1887
Lafayette County
Missouri, USA
Death: Dec. 7, 1983
Fort Scott
Bourbon County
Kansas, USA

George Shields Davis, 96, of 323 S. Broadway, died Wednesday at the Arkhaven Nursing Home.

Mr. Davis was born April 4, 1887, the son of David and Ardella Grand Davis. He married Naomi Grace Colaw on January 14, 1911, at Cripple Creek, Colo. She died March 26, 1978.

He was a retired engineer for the Frisco Railway and a member of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers. Mr. Davis was a member of St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, Rising Sun Lodge No. 8 AF & AM, Fort Scott Scottish Rite Bodies, Mirza Shrine and Olive Chapter No. 13 Order of Eastern Star.

Survivors include a son, George W. Davis, 323 S. Broadway; three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at the Konantz Funeral Home conducted by the Rev. John F. Tulk; interment in the Bourbon County Memory Garden. 
Family links: 
  David Davis (1854 - 1904)
  Ardilda J. Shields Davis (1854 - 1916)
  Naomi Grace Colaw Davis (1892 - 1978)*
  George William Davis (1911 - 1990)*
  James Clinton Davis (1876 - 1937)**
  Jessie M Davis Chandler (1878 - 1940)*
  George Shields Davis (1887 - 1983)
*Calculated relationship
Memory Gardens of Bourbon County
Fort Scott
Bourbon County
Kansas, USA
Maintained by: KEN DOTY BROWN
Originally Created by: Mary McClelland
Record added: Oct 26, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79339694
George Shields Davis
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Rest In Peace. My 2nd cousin twice removed.
 Added: Sep. 29, 2012

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