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Dale Leland Davis
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Birth: Jul. 16, 1909
Johnstown
Brown County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Dec. 16, 1985
Omaha
Douglas County
Nebraska, USA

Dale Leland Davis was the son of Ninevah E. Davis and Amie Alice Williams. He married 1)Mary Ruth Beman on 28 August 1935 in Valentine, Cherry County, Nebraska 2) June Marie Clanton in Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska on 12 December 1943. In 1930 he attended Boone Bible College in Boone, Iowa. During the Great Depression of the 1930's he was a part of the WPA and helped build bridges across the United States. He had been a jockey, racing horses at the Ak-Sar-Ben Race Track in Omaha, Nebraska. During World War II he worked at the Martin Bomber Plant in Sarpy County, Nebraska and helped build B-17's and B-29's, including the Enola Gay, which dropped the first atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan. He taught roller skating at the Crosstown Skating Rink where he met his second wife June Marie Clanton. Later in life he became a Lutheran Minister at the Gethsemane Lutheran Church. He loved his family greatly and often worked two jobs just to be able to support them, but he always had time for them. His favorite sport was fishing, and he was active in the Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts with his two son's. He enjoyed classical and big band music.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Ninevah E. Davis (1882 - 1940)
  Amie Alice Williams Davis (1890 - 1949)
 
 Spouse:
  June Marie Clanton Davis (1927 - 2007)*
 
 Siblings:
  Dale Leland Davis (1909 - 1985)
  Wesley Martin Davis (1927 - 1999)*
  Helen Valeria Davis Downing (1931 - 1980)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Omaha
Douglas County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: Sec. Woodlawn, Lot 100, Grave 1
 
Created by: Jack W. Davis
Record added: Aug 22, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21085500
Dale Leland Davis
Added by: Jack W. Davis
 
Dale Leland Davis
Added by: Jack W. Davis
 
Dale Leland Davis
Added by: Jack W. Davis
 
 
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Special Blessings for your family.
- history4sure
 Added: Jul. 3, 2014
Dad, I was very pleased when I learned that most of your temple ordinances were done in the Salt Lake Temple. I love and miss you so much.
- Jack W. Davis
 Added: Apr. 23, 2014
Dad, when you told me that you wanted to be baptized into The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints I was overwhelmed with joy, though I knew that you could not be because of your health. I have had all the temple ordinances done for you except you...(Read more)
- Jack W. Davis
 Added: Apr. 3, 2014
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