He was born July 22, 1942 in Monroe County, KY to the late Tidy Davis and Ester Woods Davis. He was a retired factory worker and a member of Tompkinsville First Baptist Church. He was united in marriage in June 1974 to the former Kathleen Stewart.
He is survived by his wife: Kathleen Stewart Davis, one son: Carlos Warley of Indianapolis, IN, two step sons: Morris Dodson of Summer Shade, Waymon Dodson of Tompkinsville, two step daughters: Minnie Moss and husband Dewey of Tipton, IN, Patty Graves and husband Ricky of Tompkinsville, 18 grandchildren and 30 great grandchildren.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by five brothers: Mervin, Tidy Jr., Earl, Bobby and Paul Davis, two sisters: Inez Hammer and Sally Grimes, one step daughter: Sheena Gearlds.
Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, January 26 at 2:00 PM at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville with burial to follow in Monroe County Memorial Lawn.
Visitation will be after 5:30 PM on Monday and after 7:30 AM on Tuesday at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville.
Memorials are suggested to Shena’s Christian Solders.