Leroy D. Davis

January 29, 1923October 21, 2013

Leroy Donald Davis, 90, of Bradenton, passed away October 21, 2013. He is survived by his wife, of over 65 years, Lillie Hitcheay Davis.

Born January 29, 1923, in Pennsylvania, he was a son off the late James and Bertha Lyons Davis.

Mr. Davis was a United States Army WW II veteran. He worked in construction most of his life, and was a former member of the WWII LST.

Survivors also include his daughter, Lillian Bish and husband Clyde, of Palmetto; his son, Leroy D. Davis Jr. and wife Marlene, of Garden City, MI; a sister, Babe Evans, of Mesa. AZ; granddaughters, Darlene Albritton and husband Leonard, of Duette, FL, Deanna Hamrick and husband Mike, of Palmetto; great-granddaughter, Kayla Morrell and husband Joe, of Ocklawaha; great-grandsons, Alan Davis, of Garden City, MI, and Shelby Hamrick, of Palmetto; great-great-grandson, Eli Wyatt, of Ocklawaha, FL; great-great-granddaughters, Danakah “Sissy” Morrell, and Lyla Morrell, of Ocklawaha.

The family will receive friends today from 1:30-2:00 pm at Manasota Funeral Home.

A graveside service will follow at 2:00 pm at Manasota Memorial Park, conducted by Dr. Daniel Herlein.

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  • Visitation Friday, October 25, 2013
  • Graveside Service Friday, October 25, 2013

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Ed & Lorraine Wilkerson

October 25, 2013

Our prays are with you Lillian and family. My God be with you in your time of need. He is at rest now no more pain. Love Ed and Lorraine

October 25, 2013

You will always live in our thoughts and prayers...Carol and Tom Flynn