Douglas Davis(1923 - 2012)

Walter Douglas Davis

Heflin, LA - Graveside services for Walter Douglas Davis, 89, will be held at 10:00 am on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at Hillcrest Memorial Cemetery in Haughton, LA under the direction of Rockett Funeral Home in Ringgold, LA. Officiating the services will be Bro. Roy Southern.

Visitation will be held from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm on Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at Rockett Funeral Home.

Mr. Douglas was born on April 14, 1923 and passed away on November 11, 2012. He was preceded in death by his parents, Bunyon and Ethel Davis; his wife of 28 years, Mary Ruth McCormack Davis; his son, Dennis Davis; his brother, Mack Davis; and his great grandson, Dennis Alan Davis.

Left to cherish his memories is his daughter Helen Davis Smith of Bossier City, LA; his son, Dale Davis and his wife Christie of Heflin, LA; his brother, Jimmy Davis of Seattle, WA; his sisters, Mary Jean Perot of Texarkana, TX and Melba Roberts of Minden, LA; six grandchildren, Michael Davis, Jessica Davis, Leigh Blake, Melissa Williams, Lanie Huffman, and Skylar Davis; eight great grandchildren; along with a host of other relatives and friends.

Pallbearers will be Roger Moore, Drew Moore, Derek Moore, Chad Moore, Michael Davis, and Terry Blake.

Condolences may be extended to the family at


Funeral Home

Rockett Funeral Home - Ringgold
2438 Military Road Ringgold, LA 71068

Published in Shreveport Times on Nov. 13, 2012