Leroy Davis SrMarch 19, 1928 ~ June 26, 2017 (age 89)
Mr. Leroy Davis Sr. transitioned from labor to reward on Monday, June 26, 2017 at the Carolinas Hospital Systems, Florence, South Carolina. He was born on March 19, 1928 to the late Ireen Williams Davis and Troy Davis. Mr. Leroy was reared by his grandparents: Bill (Mariah) Davis.
He was educated in the Marion County Public Schools, Marion, South Carolina. Leroy was united in holy matrimony to the late Helen Cochran Davis. He was a career farmer which he loved and a lifetime member at the St. James AME Church.
Leroy was preceded in death by ~ Keith Terrill Weeks, Helen Cochran Davis, Jacob Taylor O’Neil and Ruby Leonard Davis.
Leroy leaves to cherish fond memories to seven sons and one daughter ~ Leroy Davis Jr., George (Betty) Davis, Marvin (Geraldine) Davis, Harris (Christine) Davis, Hubert (Martha) Davis all of Marion, SC, James (Lizzie Mae) Davis, Rudolph Davis both of Mullins, SC and Roudell (Willie) Weeks of Columbia, SC; one sister-n-law: Frances (Cochran) Brunson; twenty-one grandchildren, eighteen great grandchildren a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and special friends.
We celebrate the life of Mr. Leroy Davis Sr. and will miss him dearly, but we know “weeping may endure for a night, but joy cometh in the morning.” We cannot replace Leroy Davis Sr., but we will cherish all of the love we had for him.