Kokomo Tribune; Kokomo, Indiana

November 23, 2012

Donald Lewis Davis

Donald Lewis Davis


Kokomo — Donald Lewis Davis, 81, Salem, S.C., died Monday, Nov. 5, 2012, at Greenville Memorial Hospital.

A native of Hope, Ind., Davis was the son of the late F. Ray Davis and Helen Howe Davis.

In addition to his wife of 21 years, Mary Lee Maher Davis, survivors include a son, John; daughter, Libby; and three grandchildren from a previous marriage. His additional family with Mary Lee includes, two daughters, Leilah and Katie, and son-in-law, Rajat Tandon; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

In addition to his parents, Davis was preceded in death by a brother, F. Ray Davis Jr.  

A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Dec. 8 at Davenport Funeral Home Chapel, Walhalla, S.C. Officiating will be the Rev. Dr. Robert Crilley, pastor emeritus, Fort Street Presbyterian Church, Detroit, Mich. Guests will be welcomed at a luncheon at the Club at Keowee Key at 2 p.m., following the memorial service.

Memorial contributions, in lieu of flowers, may be made to MD Anderson Cancer Center, P.O. Box 4486, Houston, TX 77210-4486. Please write “in memory of Donald Davis” on the memo line, and on a separate sheet please provide the family’s name and mailing address); or to the charity of one’s choice. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.davenportfuneralhome.com. Davenport Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.