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David C. Davis

1959 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
David C. Davis Obituary
ANGELICA - David C. Davis, 54, of Angelica, passed away Friday (Feb. 28, 2014) at home, surrounded by family, following a long courageous battle with lung cancer.

Born in Springville, N.Y., Sept. 13, 1959, the son of Clarence June Davis and Rita Foges Davis. He attended school at Rushford Central School. He had worked for Gillette Machine and Tool Company, Rochester, N.Y., and Dresser Rand of Wellsville, N.Y.

Dave enjoyed NASCAR, especially, Terry Labonte and Tony Stewart, Classic Cars especially his 1972 NOVA, and drag racing with a special friend, Dan. He enjoyed working on cars and was known for his mechanical ability. He loved spending time with his family and grandchildren who were his pride and joys.

David was predeceased by his parents, Clarence June Davis and Rita Foges Davis; a brother, Vernon Grim; and a sister, Althea Davis.

He is survived by his loving wife, Melanie G. Davis of Angelica; his daughter, Corinne Davis of Angelica, and 3 sons, Paul (Lori) Davis of Cuba, Warren Davis of Belmont and David (Kerri) Davis of Angelica; 4 grandchildren, Austin Lewis of Franklinville, Karli Davis of Cuba and Parker and Alyana Davis of Angelica; 3 sisters, Florence Scott of Arizona, Doreen Grim (Richard Lewis) of South Carolina, and Darlene (John) Russell of Almond; and one brother, Donald (Peggy) Davis of Machias, and one nephew and 6 nieces and several great nieces and nephews. He is also survived by his Dresser-Rand family.

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The family will be present to receive friends from 6-8 p.m. on Friday (March 7, 2014), at the Brown and Powers Funeral Home, 101 West Ave. Angelica. The funeral services will be held on Saturday (March 8, 2014) at 11 a.m. at the funeral home, with Rev. David Ford officiating. Burial will be at the Until the Day Dawn Cemetery in Angelica.

Friends may make memorial contributions to Roswell Cancer Institute in memory of David C. Davis.
Published in Wellsville Daily Reporter on Mar. 5, 2014
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