CEDAR BLUFF – Billy S. Davis, 79, passed away on Sunday, May 19, 2013, at his home in Cedar Bluff. He was born July 2, 1933, in Lamar County, Ala., the son of the late Verdo Clarence and Wilma Cloe Cook Davis. He attended Cedar Bluff United Methodist Church. He was a farmer and automotive mechanic. He was a U.S. Army veteran.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at the First Baptist Church in Vernon, Ala., with Rob Willis officiating. Burial will follow in Furnace Hill Cemetery in Vernon, Ala. Calvert Funeral Home of West Point is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include one sister, Lena I. Hilbert (Ray) of Dover, Ohio; his nieces and nephews; and special friends, Jimmy and Stacy McKee of Pheba, and Lewis and Martha Gail Stafford of West Point
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his three brothers, Elvin, John and Paul Davis.
Pallbearers will be Jay Davis, Larry Hilbert, Eugene Marcinko, Charles Cook, Steve McKee, Ronald White, David Foster and Bobby Joe McKee.
Honorary pallbearers will be Kenneth Hood, Pete Gifford, Roland Lyon, Hubbard Wooten, Matthew Garcia and the members of the 16th Section Hunting Club.
Memorials may be made to Furnace Hill Cemetery Fund, c/o Carl Estes, 600 McGill Gin Road, Vernon, AL 35592 or to Cedar Bluff United Methodist Church, 1118 West Loop Drive, West Point, MS 39773.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Calvert Funeral Home in West Point and from 1 to 2 p.m. Sunday at First Baptist Church in Vernon, Ala.
Friends may leave an online condolence at www.calvertfuneralhome.com.