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William Maddox Davis

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Davis, William Maddox,

82, of Christianburg in Shelby County, passed away on August 9, 2014.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Harold Davis and Lillian Hedden Davis Spencer.

Survivors include his wife of 57 years, Ann Davis, daughters, Diane Davis McIntosh of Shelbyville and Susan Davis of Louisville and 4 grandchildren, Davis McCue, Ann Hayley McIntosh, Georgia "Sunny" McIntosh, William Caleb McIntosh; brother, Bob Spencer (Doris), Waddy and several nieces and nephews.

A graduate of Kentucky Military Institute and the University of Kentucky, he was a veteran of the U S Air Force, serving with the 93rd Bomb Squadron during the Korean War. He was a life member of the VFW Post 1179 and member of the Filson Club. He had a keen interest in military history. He was a world traveler visiting 6 continents and 37 countries. He was a dairy farmer, a devoted member of the Christianburg Baptist Church and a lifelong Shelby County resident.

Funeral services will be 2:00 P.M. Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at the Shannon Funeral Home. Visitation will be 4-8 P.M. Monday, August 11th at the funeral home. Burial will be in Grove Hill Cemetery.

Expressions of sympathy should be directed to the Christianburg Baptist Church.

Published in The Courier-Journal on Aug. 10, 2014
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