Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

February 7, 2013

Carroll David Davis


Bluefield Daily Telegraph

PEARISBURG, Va. — Carroll David Davis, 86, of Pearisburg, Va., passed away peacefully at his home on Monday, Feb. 4, 2013.

He was preceded in death by his parents, D.M. (Slim) Davis and Gladys Kelley Davis. Carroll was also preceded in death by two brothers, Daniel (Bike) Davis and Donald (Pee Wee) Davis.

He served in the U. S. Air Corp. and the U.S. Air Force. Carroll retired after 33 years of service at Celanese Fibers. After retirement, he spent time farming and spoiling his grandchildren. The Sheffey Camp Ground and Ingram Village Church were close to his heart.

Left to cherish his memory is his wife of 63 years, Mary Stafford Davis. He is also survived by their daughter, Joy Boutwell and her husband, Billy of Williamsburg, Va.; two sisters, Betty Ross Raynes of Pearisburg, Va., and Ann and Jim Blankenship, Petersburg, Va.; one brother, Russ and Gail Davis, Ripplemead; two granddaughters, Tami Lee and husband Ryan of Highland Ranch, Colo., and Angie Clark and husband Jeff of Newport News; and two grandsons, Mike Boutwell, and Jarrod Vass and wife, Heather all of Newport News. He was blessed with two great-grandsons, Christian and Aiden Vass of Newport News.

Funeral services will be Friday, Feb. 8, 2013 at 1 p.m. at the Ingram Village United Methodist Church, Pearisburg with the Rev. James Blankenship and Rev. Ted Anders officiating. Military graveside rites by the Narrows V.F.W. Post #6000, Narrows American Legion Post #68, Pembroke American Legion Post #311, and Peterstown American Legion Post #145 at Birchlawn Burial Park, Pearisburg.

The family will receive friends during visitation at the A. Vest & Sons Funeral Home, White Gate on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013 from 5 to 7 p.m.