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John Franklin Davis
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Birth: Feb. 5, 1886
Death: Aug. 18, 1974

John Franklin Davis, 88, of Clay, Clay County, died Sunday at his home after a long illness. He was a retired farmer and carpenter and a member of Blue Knob United Methodist Church.

Surviving: wife, Maggie B.; sons, Herbert E. of Walton, Lloyd C. and Ralph E., both of Maysel, Cecil M. of Clendenin, Clarence A. of Charleston, Neldon of Clarkson, N.Y, Burley R. of Canton, Ohio, Odbert N. of Parkersburg and Lawrence A. of Quick; daughters, Mrs. Addie L. Bragg and Mrs. Alice Pearl Davis, both of Maysel and Mrs. Othel D. Burdette of Precious; 41 grandchildren; 34 great- grandchildren.

Service will be 2 p.m. Tuesday in Blue Knob United Methodist Church, Maysel, with the Rev. M. B. "Bus" Melton officiating. Burial will be in Blue Knob Cemetery. The body is at Wilson Funeral Home, Clay, where friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. today. In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to the Arthritic Research Foundation.

(The Charleston Gazette, Charleston, WV, August 19, 1974)
Family links: 
  Thomas Anderson Davis (1853 - 1933)
  Mary Alice Adams Davis (1852 - 1931)
  Margaret Bell Shamblin Davis (1896 - 1980)
  Addie Leota Davis Bragg (1913 - 1981)*
  Herbert Earl Davis (1915 - 2001)*
  Alice Pearl Davis Davis (1916 - 1991)*
  Lloyd Clemon Davis (1919 - 1994)*
  Cecil Melvin Davis (1922 - 1991)*
  Delcie Othel Davis Burdette (1924 - 2014)*
  Clarence Andrew Davis (1926 - 2008)*
  Burley Ray Davis (1932 - 2007)*
  Lawrence Austin Davis (1938 - 2001)*
  William Addison Davis (1874 - 1966)*
  James Wilkins Davis (1875 - 1950)*
  Benjamin Thomas Davis (1877 - 1969)*
  Conrad Isaiah Davis (1880 - 1925)*
  Ruth Ester Davis Schoonover (1883 - 1967)*
  John Franklin Davis (1886 - 1974)
  Rachel Lavina Davis Butcher (1888 - 1971)*
  Jesse Preston Davis (1890 - 1960)*
  Henry Curtis Davis (1893 - 1965)*
*Calculated relationship
Blue Knob Church Cemetery
Clay County
West Virginia, USA
Created by: Kenny Davis
Record added: Nov 20, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100966891
John Franklin Davis
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John Franklin Davis
Added by: Kenny Davis
John Franklin Davis
Added by: Kenny Davis
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