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Herman Sylvester Davis
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Birth: Jul. 9, 1921
Elkhurst
Clay County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Mar. 16, 2006
West Virginia, USA


Herman Sylvester Davis, 84, of Procious, entered into rest March 16, 2006, at CAMC-General Division. Born on July 9, 1921, in Elkhurst, WV, he was the son of the late Henry and Ada Alpha Davis. He was a retired mill wright with 30 years of service from E. I. Dupont in Belle, a member of Clay VFW Post 4419, a drill sergeant with the US Army during World War II, and attended Burke Memorial United Methodist Church. He is survived by his loving wife of 66 years, Helen Virginia Davis of Procious; daughters, Jo-Ann Davis West of Procious, Jewell McKown of Cloverdale, IN, and Rita Kirk of Procious; brother, Billy Davis of Blue Knob, WV; sisters, Freda Nichols of Lizemores and June Estep of Bloomingham, IL; grandchildren, Teresa McKown, Jeanette McKown, Annette Fletcher, Sandra Yvonne Lynch, and Dr. Renee Kirk Schnitzer; 5 grandchildren. Graveside service will be 2 pm Saturday, March 18, 2006, at Clay Memorial Gardens, Clay, with Minister Herbert Vance officiating, with military graveside rites conducted by Clay VFW Post 4419. There will be no visitation. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to Disabled American Veterans, Department of West Virginia, 5074 Elk River Road N, Charleston, WV Carl Wilson Funeral Home, Clay, is in charge of arrangements.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry Curtis Davis (1893 - 1965)
  Ada Alpha McCune Davis (1896 - 1970)
 
 Spouse:
  Helen Virginia Burdette Davis (1923 - 2006)*
 
 Siblings:
  Leonard Davis (1915 - 1915)*
  Roy Kermit Davis (1917 - 1995)*
  Fonda Letitia Davis (1919 - 1998)*
  Herman Sylvester Davis (1921 - 2006)
  Hester Evelyn Davis Garland (1923 - 1984)*
  Freeda Davis Nichols (1926 - 2013)*
  Billy Clifford Davis (1931 - 2008)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Clay Memorial Gardens
Clay
Clay County
West Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Gina Weaver
Record added: Nov 24, 2011
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Herman Sylvester Davis
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