Clyde Davis, 96, of Mt. Vernon, Illinois, died at St. Mary's
Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon, Illinois on Thursday, March 30,
2006 at 8:25 A.M. He was born on July 13, 1909 in DuBois,Illinois a son to
Isaac Davis and Effie (Mann) Davis. He married Velma Karraker on May
20, 1938 and she died on September 6, 1982. Clyde was retired from Webber
Township High School as a janitor, previously had worked as a Carman in
the Chicago Northwestern Railroad.
VISITATION was 5:00 to 8:00 PM Saturday, April 1, 2006 at Hughey
Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, Illinois.
GRAVESIDE SERVICES were held Sunday, April 2, 2006 at 3:00 P.M. at
Flint Cemetery in Belle Rive, Illinois with Reverend Merritt Strickland
officiating. BURIAL followed.
Surviving Family Members include 3 Daughters:
Judy Roberts and husband John, Keenes, Illinois,
Carolyn Young and husband Danny, Mt. Vernon, Illinois and
Peggy Davis, Mt. Vernon, Illinois,
6 Grandchildren, 8 Great Grandchildren, Several Nieces and Nephews also
His parents, wife, Son: Billy Gene Davis, 4 Brothers and 2 Sisters
preceded him in death.
Mr. Davis was a Christian. For those who wish, memorials may be given
to the Adam Lee Lorance Memorial Art Scholarship or the Alyssa Dawn
Lorance Memorial Theatre Scholarship and will be accepted at the funeral
home or may be mailed to Hughey Funeral Home, P.O. Box 721, Mt. Vernon,
Source: Hughey Funeral Home
Submitted by: Sandy Bauer