He was preceded in death by his father, Samuel Floyd Davis; mother, Sarah Eva Gibson; brothers, Ralph Davis and John Travis Davis; and sister, Lorene Zalipski.
He is survived by his wife, Dale Davis of Arley; daughters, Laura Martin of Las Vegas, Nev., Sheri Eakley of Hiram, Ga., Karen Walters of Hanaham, S.C., and Beth Allen of Rockmart, Ga.; sons, Michael Davis of Arley, Sammy Davis of Double Springs, Dean Pietrzak of Lockport, Ill.,Darrin Pietrzak of Bloomington, Ill., Stan Pietrzak of Curry and John Pietrzak; sister, Mildred Vaughn of Arley; brothers, C.L. “Dave” Davis of Arley, Rayford Davis of Gardendale and Thayron Davis of Grayson; 19 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Jake Knight, John Pietrzak, Stan Pietrzak, David Tucker, Thayron Davis and Allen Eakley.
Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571