|Birth: ||Jan. 13, 1921|
West Virginia, USA
|Death: ||Jan. 26, 2003|
Kenneth R. Davis
Kenneth R. Davis, 82, of Waverly died Jan. 26, 2003, at the Harmar Place Nursing Facility, Marietta.
He was born Jan. 13, 1921, in Parkersburg, a son of the late Earl and Blanche Ellen (Knupp) Davis. Mr. Davis had retired Sept. 1, 1977, as maintenance foreman after 22 years of service with Union Carbide Corp. Chemical and Plastics Division plant, Sistersville. He was the former president of IVS Hydro Inc. of Waverly from 1972-July 2001. He was a 1939 graduate of Parkersburg High School, was a World War II United States Marine Corps veteran, was a member of Williamstown AF&AM Masonic Lodge 129, was a major supporter of the Boy Scouts of America and was a Methodist by faith.
He is survived by his wife Ramona Audra (Ward) Davis of Waverly; two sons, Fred Dwight Clark of South Charleston, and Dan W. Favreau of McConnelsville; three grandchildren, Alisha Clark Fink of Indiana, Pa., Ryan Favreau and Megan Favreau, both of North Carolina. He was the last surviving member of his immediate family.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, William Russell Davis and Carl Eugene Davis.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Kimes Funeral Home, 521 5th St., Parkersburg, with Pastor Eric Reeder officiating. Entombment will follow in Eastlawn Memorial Park, Marietta. Family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. today and from 10 a.m. until the time of services Wednesday at the funeral home.
The family has requested memorial contributions in memory of Mr. Davis be made to the Boy Scouts of America, Council 618, 1340 Juliana Street, Parkersburg, 26101.
Earl Davis (1895 - 1981)
Blanche Ellen Knupp Davis (1899 - 1991)
Ramona Audra Ward Davis (1928 - 2004)*
Kenneth R Davis (1921 - 2003)
Carl E. Davis (1927 - 1999)*
William Russell Davis (1929 - 1998)*
East Lawn Memorial Park
Created by: Lockhart Stockdale
Record added: Jan 02, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 82842848