Ronald Leon Davidson   (ALBANY, Ga.)

ALBANY, Ga. - The Reverend Ronald Leon Davidson died unexpectedly on Sunday July 5, 2009. Fr. Davidson was an ordained priest in the Episcopal Church in 1988 and served several churches in the Diocese of Georgia. He served several terms on Diocesan Council and was Spiritual Director for Georgia Cursillos in Christianity for seven years. He is survived by his wife, Elizabeth Mann Davidson; a son, Lee Davidson; a daughter, Diana Pearson; five grandchildren, and a sister, Shelby Huggins of Jacksonville, Texas. A memorial service will be held at the Episcopal Church of St. John and St. Mark on Holly Drive in Radium Springs, Albany, on Wednesday, July 8 at 11:00 a.m. The family will receive friends in the church parish house on Tuesday, July 7, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial gifts be made to Georgia Cursillos in Christianity, c/o Darlene Cruse, 1297 Floyd Drive., NE, Townsend, GA 31331; or the Episcopal Camp and Conference Center, 299 Episcopal Conference Center Road, Waverly, GA 31565; or the American Heart Association. You may sign the online register and share your own thoughts and memories with the family of The Rev. Davidson by visiting Kimbrell-Stern's website at . Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-July 7, 2009