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Ransom Paris Davis

Wayne County, West Virginia, USA
Death 28 Jun 2012 (aged 92)
Burial Lavalette, Wayne County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 92767086 · View Source
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1920 - 2012

Ransom Paris Davis, 92, of Wayne, W.Va., went to be with the Lord Thursday, June 28, 2012.

He was a son of the late Leo and Polly Keck Davis.

Ransom retired from Conner Steel in Huntington, W.Va. and was a member of the Booten Millers Fork United Baptist Church where he worked as trustee, choir leader, and faithful servant.

Also preceding him in death was two sons, four brothers, two sisters, and his first wife, Violet Lester Davis.

Survivors include his wife, Ella; one son, Anes; two daughters, Retha Adkins and Yvonne (Roger) Webb; and one sister, Ola Baker. Also surviving are his loving grandchildren, Renee Adkins, Amy Shoemaker, Kenny Davis, Justin Webb, Kenneth Jr., and James Leo Davis; and seven great grandchildren, Kaydence Shoemaker, Savannah Shoemaker, Harrison Shoemaker, Heather Adkins, Brandy Smith, and Katie Davis.

Funeral services will be conducted 1 p.m. Sunday, July 1, 2012, at the Booten Millers Fork United Baptist Church with Brothers Jimmy Lester and John Gilkerson officiating. Burial will follow in the Gilkerson Family Cemetery.

Friends may call after 6 p.m. Saturday at Johnson Tiller Funeral Home.

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ransom Paris Davis (10 Oct 1919–28 Jun 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 92767086, citing Gilkerson Family Cemetery, Lavalette, Wayne County, West Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .