Charles McKinley Davis, Jr. went home to be with the Lord Friday, December 21, 2018, just 11 days after his 86th birthday. He was born December 10, 1932, the son of the late Charles McKinley Davis, Sr. and Bethania Queen Davis. He was the widower of Hazel Pauline White Davis who passed away September 20, 2018, and he was also preceded in death by a sister, Marian.
Mr. Davis served his country honorably in the US Army and also served with the Military Honor Guard for the funeral and memorial services of his fellow Veterans. He was a retired truck driver with Hennis Truck Lines and he was a member of Turrentine Baptist Church.
Those remaining to cherish is memory include two sons, Charles Davis of Rocky Point, NC, and James Davis of Salisbury; one sister, Helgia Johnson of Mocksville; three grandchildren: Amanda Davis of Mocksville and Christopher and Shelby Davis of Mooresville; and three great grandchildren, Lucas, Casey and Connor Jones.
The family will receive friends from 2:00 until 3:00 PM Thursday, December 27, at Davie Funeral Chapel. A Graveside Celebration of Life Service will follow at 3:30 PM at Turrentine Baptist Church Cemetery where he will be laid to rest beside his beloved wife. Military Honors will be accorded by the VFW Memorial Honor Guard and the NC National Guard Honors Team.
Davie Funeral Service is honored to serve the Davis family. Condolences may be posted online at www.daviefuneralservice.com.