Cleo Davis


Cleo Davis of Petersburg, Ill. died Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at St. John's Hospice in Springfield, Ill. He was 86. Born in Liberty on Aug. 30, 1927, he was the son of the late Wade and Carrie Barnett Davis. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. Survivors include his wife, Catherine Davis; two sons, Rodney Davis of Petersburg, Ill. and Royce Davis of Tallula, Ill.; three daughters, Joyce Davis of Springfield, Ill., Janice McLaughlin of Chatham, Ill., and Anita Davis of Petersburg, Ill.; a brother; two sisters; 13 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Funeral services were held May 23 at First Baptist Church in Petersburg, Ill. with Rev. Rob Gallion officiating. Burial was in Rose Hill Cemetery with full military honors. Hurley Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
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Hurley Funeral Home - Petersburg
122 West Douglas Street
Petersburg, IL 62675
(217) 632-2500
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Published in The Casey County News on May 28, 2014
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