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George L. Davis Sr.

September 18, 1950 ~ July 6, 2020 (age 69)

Obituary

George Lester Davis Sr., 69, was granted his wings on Monday, July 6, 2020. George was born on September 18, 1950, in Granada Mississippi, and was a long-time resident of South Bend Indiana.

After graduating from John Adams High School in 1969 George began working for Easy Heat in Lakeville Indiana where he worked for over 20 years. He was later employed with Hose Assemblies from the early ’90s until his time of death. George was a longtime member of the Salvation Army, a hard worker, and a family man.

George is proceeded in death by his father, McCray Lester Davis; mother, Johnnye Gibbs; stepfather, Joseph Gibbs; his sister, Patricia Liddell; brother, Jerry Keyes; and granddaughter, Stacia Davis.

George is survived by his wife and longtime companion, Jeanne Davis; sons: George Lester Davis Jr and Joshua Jerome Davis, Mike Sult; a nephew he has raised as his own, Tommie Hunt; daughter, Patty Strahl; two daughters-in-law: Sandra Davis and Delia Davis; a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nephews, and nieces; three brothers: Adam Gibbs of Charlotte North Carolina, Donald Gibbs of South Bend and John Gibbs of Houston Texas; three sisters: Marsha Dennis of Stone Mountain Georgia, Idonnia Anderson of Columbus Mississippi and Martha Anne Taylor of Hattiesburg Mississippi.

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
July 25, 2020

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Salvation Army Kroc Center
900 W. Western Avenue
South Bend, IN 46601

Funeral Service
Saturday
July 25, 2020

12:00 PM
Salvation Army Kroc Center
900 W. Western Avenue
South Bend, IN 46601

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