Posted: Mon 4:05 PM, Jul 08, 2013
Funeral Home: Leavitt Funeral Home
Tom L. Davis, 68, of Parkersburg, passed away July 6, 2013 at the Camden Clark Medical Center Memorial Campus.
He was born in Parkersburg, January 18, 1945 a son of the late Albert Shannon and Mary Violet Grimm Davis.
Tom was a US Army veteran and served Vietnam. He had worked for Atlas Trailer and with Contract Mail for several years. Tom was an avid race fan having owned and built several race cars. He also enjoyed antique cars, yard sales and time with his dog "Joe" and will be remembered as a kind man who looked for the best in everyone.
Surviving Tom are his children Tommy L. Carder of Belpre, Tammy J. Gibson of Parkersburg, Mark A. Davis of Mineral Wells, Tommy L. Snider of Parkersburg, twelve grandchildren, three great grandchildren one sister Bertha Bonar of Belpre, several nieces and nephews, one brother in law and one sister in law, the second love of his life Barb Williams and her children Jim, Bev, Shane, Ted, Wes, her sisters "Bogan", Betty, Rose, Daisey, whom he thought of as his second mother and many friends including those who he loved to meet at McDonalds.
In addition to his parents, Tom was preceded in death by the first love of his life Jeanne Richards Davis, his sister Pearl Starcher and brother Albert Davis, Jr.
A graveside service will be held at 11:00 am Wednesday at Sunset Memory Gardens with Pastor Robert Kniley officiating. Visitation will be from 6 - 8 on Tuesday at Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg.