Edward Francis Davis
PIQUA - Edward Francis Davis, age 62, of Piqua, died at 2 a.m. on Friday, July 12, 2013, at his residence.
He was born in Sidney to Mariann (Heckler) Davis, of Sidney, and the late Orville Davis.
Edward is survived by his children and their spouses, Rodney Stephenson, of Houston, Renne and Scott Helman, of Bradford, Ben and Kim Davis, of Piqua, and Sherri Davis, of Sidney; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Carol and Robert Fanning, of Houston, and Jayne and Luke Keller, of Fort Recovery; and several grandchildren.
Edward proudly served his country as a member of the U.S. Army. He was stationed in Washington, D.C., and served as a member of the Old Guard during the Vietnam War
. Edward was also a member of the burial detail at Arlington Natonal Cemetery, near Washington, D.C. He was a member of American Legion Post 217, Sidney. Edward loved motorcycles and his Harley-Davidson. He was an owner/operator of a big rig.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, July 16, 2013, at Adams Funeral Home, 1401 Fair Road, Sidney, with Pastor Fred Gillenwater officiating. Burial will follow in Shelby Memory Gardens, Sidney.
Friends may call from 9 to 11 a.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home. Full military honors will be provided by American Legion Post 217, Sidney.