Spencer-Davis, Jr.-Obituary

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Spencer Davis, Jr.

Oct 11, 1950 - Feb 16, 2021 (Age 70)

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I am so sorry i didnt get more memories with you, but i remember our talks when i was younger, i love you and you will be truly miss

The U.S. Marines, Navy Fleet Marine Force Corpsmen, FMF Chaplains, and Associate Members of the E. T Brisson Detachment #063 of the Marine Corps League in Naples, Florida, hereby salute and recognize Spencer Davis Jr for serving God and his country by becoming a United States Marine. We honor his memory and valiant service to our Corps and our great Nation. Please accept our heartfelt sentiments as a token of our esteem and admiration of his L’Esprit du Corps. Semper Fidelis.

I will always remember the good times love ya big bro .

Obituary

Spencer's Obituary

Graveside service for Mr. Spencer Davis, Jr. will be held on Friday March 5, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. at Florida National Cemetery, 6502 SW 102nd Ave, Bushnell, FL 33513 with Eric Davis, Officiating/Eulogist. Interment will follow with Military Honors conducted by the United States Marine Corps Honor Guards.

Mr. Spencer Davis was born October 11th , 1950 in Quincy, Florida to the parentage of Spencer Davis Sr. and Nina Laster. Spencer was the third child of eight.

Spencer attended Quitman School System during his early and middle adolescent years. Mr. Davis served in the U.S. Marine Corps from June 12, 1968 to August 31, 1969. His military career came to an end due to being wounded in the Vietnam War.  Mr. Davis was the recipient of the following awards, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal and the Purple Heart Medal.

Mr. Davis was preceded in death by his parents, Spencer Davis, Sr., Nina Laster and his sibling, Lucious Whitfield.

Mr. Davis leaves to cherish memories of him with step father, James Laster; three children, Eric (Alison) Davis, Sherrie Foster (Desmond) and Dolly Davis; seven grandchildren, Shabri Martin, John Davis, James Worrell, Malone Davis, Eric Davis Jr., Desmond Foster and Amir Foster; one great grandchild, Spencer Smith Jr, three brothers, Willie (Pat) Miller, Kevin Laster and Reginald (Shawn) Laster; three sisters, Jacqueline (Lorenzo) Boyd, Vivian Laster and Vanessa Laster; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and a host of other relatives and friends.

There will be a viewing on Thursday March 4th , 2021 from 3:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Wilson Funeral Home, 3000 N. 29th Street, Tampa, Florida. Due to the current CDC restrictions, we are asking that you use the visitation as an opportunity to pay your final respect. For your convenience and safety, we have extended our visitation hours.

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