|Birth: ||Jul. 13, 1895|
|Death: ||Nov. 21, 1972|
My Great Uncle. Son of William J. Davis & Gertrude E. "Gertie" Wicks.
Married Mildred Leta Pittman, November 11, 1925 in Garfield Co., OK.
I don't remember much about Uncle Ralph except that he was a nice Uncle and had a southern drawl.
© Enid Daily Eagle, Enid, Garfield Co., OK.
Wednesday Nov. 22, 1972
Funeral service for Ralph Davis, 77, 1820 North Van Buren, will be be at 10 a. m. Friday at Ladusau-Evans Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Ray W. Wallace officiating. Burial will be in the Paradise Cemetery at Breckinridge.
Davis died in a local nursing home following a long illness.
He was born July 13, 1895 in Burlingham, Kansas and came to Oklahoma with his parents. The family settled in the Breckinridge area. He attended schools in Breckinridge and Enid, and had lived in the Enid area most of his life.
Davis was a member of the Baptist Church and was a veteran of WW I, having served in the US Army.
He is survived by one sister, Mrs. Chester (Hazel) Shawver, a niece, Betty Elton, three nephews, Clyde Rawley, Max Rawley, and Lt. Col. Leslie Shawver.
Many thanks to Terry Herth for taking and posting the beautiful photo of stone!
William J. Davis (1860 - 1928)
Gertrude E. Wicks Davis (1870 - 1970)
Mildred Leta Pittman Davis (1902 - 1989)*
Ralph Delbert Davis (1935 - 1935)*
Ralph Delbert Davis (1895 - 1972)
Hazel Edna Davis Shawver (1902 - 1990)*
PVT US ARMY
WORLD WAR I
Created by: Arleta ♥
Record added: Jul 21, 2011
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