William Edgar Davis, 90, of Rivesville passed away on Wednesday (May 16, 2018) surrounded by his family at the home of his daughter, Lora Smith in Westover. William was born March 13, 1928 in Mount Morris, a son of the late Murrlen and Mamie Davis.
William, also known as "Slew," was a retired coal miner and a Korean veteran of the United States Army. His favorite hobby was flying remote-controlled airplanes.
William is survived by his children Bill Davis and wife Elizabeth of Peoria, Arizona, Larry Davis and wife Brenda of Massey Hollow and Lora Smith and husband Leonard of Westover; six grandchildren, Vanessa Davis, Nick Davis, Monica Gaskill, Leslie Michael, Dustin Smith and Sierra Smith; his six great-grandchildren, Alexis Davis, Hailey Davis, Madison Hall, Caleb Michael, Toby Michael and Autumn Gaskill.
William was preceded in death by his wife, Kathern Marie Davis; his sisters Jean Frymyer and Arbutus Miller; and his brothers Robert Davis, Kenneth Davis, Leroy Davis and Howard Davis.
Nighty Night Pap.
Friends are invited to gather from 3-5 p.m. and from 7-9 p.m. on Friday at McCulla Funeral Home. Friends may call on Saturday as well from 10 until the 11 a.m. funeral service with Pastor Mary Ann Harmon officiating. Interment will follow at Arnettsville Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.McCulla.com.
Published on May 16, 2018