04/27/06 — HUGH G. DAVIS

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Dec. 28, 1927-April 24, 2006

FREMONT -- The funeral for Hugh G. Davis, 78, of Old Black Creek Road, was held by the graveside on Wednesday at Elmwood Cemetery. Pastor Powell H. Dew Jr. officiated.

Mr. Davis died Monday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center in Goldsboro.

A Wayne County native and a farmer, he was the son of Richard Edward Davis and Annie West Davis and the widower of Jennie Vee Davis.

He is survived by one son, Kim Davis and his wife, Freda, of Fremont; three daughters, Sue Davis Brann of Wilson, Diane Davis Thompson and her husband, Dickie, of Garner and Lucinda Davis Eastwood and her husband, David, of Fuquay-Varina; one brother, Delton Davis of Fremont; a half brother; two half sisters; five grandchildren, Jennie Lynn Holland, William Edward Brown, Chris Thompson, Farah Davis and Abbie Davis; one great-granddaughter, Jeallen Holland; a special care-giver, Iris Evans; and a special pet, Buddi.

The family received friends at Shackleford-Howell Funeral Home following the graveside service.

Memorial contributions may be directed to Kitty Askins Hospice Center, 107 Handley Park Court, Goldsboro, N.C., 27533.


Published in Obituaries on April 27, 2006 2:05 PM