Originally created 08/22/06

Donald "Donnie" Davis (MARTINEZ, Ga.)



MARTINEZ, Ga. - Mr. Donnie Davis, age 59, beloved husband of Peggy Wilson Davis, entered into rest Monday, August 21, 2006 at his residence. Mr. Davis was born in Louisville, GA to the late Ralph and Jeanette Johnson Davis. He was a lifelong resident of the Augusta area. Mr. Davis was employed for 37 years for Babcock & Wilcox, later acquired by Thermal Ceramics as an Administrator of Computer Operations. He always enjoyed spending time with his family, especially on vacations, fishing, and outdoor gardening. Mr. Davis was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather and will be greatly missed. Funeral services will be at 4:00 p.m. Thursday, August 24, 2006 from the Chapel of Elliott Sons Funeral Home, 4255 Columbia Rd, Martinez, with Reverends Dewain French and Jerry Rockefeller officiating. Pallbearers are Billy S. Johnson, Stacey Johnson, Louis Davis II, Lee Davis, Darryl Grover, and Ron Davis. Services will be concluded at the close of the Chapel service. Additional family members include three sons, Mike Davis, Jr. (Jennifer) of Martinez, GA, Robert Anthony Davis (Shannon) of Martinez, GA and William "Arron" Davis (Lanah Bardier) of North Augusta, SC; two brothers, Ronald Lewis Davis (Pat) of Martinez, GA and Benjamin Davis (Susan) of Martinez, GA, two sisters, Annette Grover (Danny ) of North Augusta, SC, and Janice Frazier (Bobby) of Sandersville, GA, five grandchildren, Dakota Ryan Davis, Sierra Marie Davis, Savannah Grace "Gracie" Davis, Benjamin Anthony Davis, and William "Will" Davis, and numerous nieces and nephews. Mr. Davis was also preceded in death by two sisters, Virginia Dreyfus and Elizabeth Hutto. The family will receive friends Wednesday, August 23, 2006 from 7:00 until 9:00 p.m. at Elliott Sons Funeral Home, 4255 Columbia Road, Martinez. If so desired, memorial contributions may be made to the Martinez Columbia Fire Rescue Department, P.O. Box: 204231, Martinez, GA 30907. Friends may call at the home ofPeggy Davis. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-August 22, 2006