Originally created 10/11/00

Mr. William Davis Jr.



Mr. William J. Davis Jr., 59, died Sunday, Oct. 8, 2000, at University Hospital.

The funeral with full military honors will be at 12:15 p.m. today at Most Holy Trinity Catholic Church with Father Alan McDonald officiating.

Mr. Davis, a native of Cincinnati, had retired as a sergeant first class from the Army and as a security guard from University Hospital. He was a member of Most Holy Trinity Catholic Church.

Survivors include his wife, Julia Davis; a son, William J. Davis III, Hamilton, Ohio; two daughters, Carolyn S. Davis, Augusta, and Susan R. Wise, Harlem; a brother, Robert F. Davis, Fort Wainwright, Alaska; and three sisters, Majorell Hemphill, Lakewood, Calif., Dianne Sandlin, Booneville, Ky., and Patsy Oliver, Cincinnati.

Pallbearers will be members of the Army.

Memorials may be made to Most Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 720 Telfair St., Augusta, GA 30901.

Platt's Funeral Home, North Belair Road, is in charge of arrangements.

The Augusta Chronicle Oct. 11, 2000