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Wylie Samuel Davis

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Wylie Samuel Davis Obituary

Peacefully and comfortably, Wylie was "gathered to his people" early in the morning of December 18, 2016 at Rideout Hospital just 20 days short of his 99th birthday.

Wylie was born on January 8, 1918 at Blackgum, Oklahoma to his parents Charlie A. Davis and Lula Ann Davis. He is the eighth of 18.

Wylie found is beautiful wife, Ruby Blevins in those same beautiful Eastern Oklahoma hills. They were married in 1939. After 60 plus years of marriage, Ruby went to be with the Lord in 1999.

A Yuba-Sutter resident for over 70 years, Wylie was a proud member of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters since 1948 and a long time member of Emmanuel Faith Tabernacle.

He is survived by 2 sons, Rev. Sterley Davis (Mody) of Yuba City; Larry Davis of Van Buren, Arkansas; one daughter, Brenda Rector of Olivehurst; five grandchildren: Mark Davis of Colorado, Laurie Davis of Antelope, CA; Kaylene Baysinger of Olivehurst; Jeremy Davis of Arkansas and Julie Cook of Olivehurst; fifteen great grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren.

Wylie was preceded in death by his wife, Ruby; daughter Portia; grandson Matthew Davis and daughter-in-law Deanna Davis.

Services will be held at Emmanuel Faith Tabernacle, Wednesday, December 28, 2016 at 11:00 am. Viewing will be Tuesday, December 27, 2016 from 4-5pm at Holycross Memorial Services in Yuba City.

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Published in Appeal Democrat from Dec. 23 to Dec. 26, 2016
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