Wiley DeWillis Davis

June 4, 1937October 12, 2021

Wiley D. Davis, 84 of Chattanooga, TN, passed away on Tuesday, October 12, 2021.

He was born in Birchwood, TN to the late Elisha and Hannah Orlena Shell Davis. Wiley loved cars; antique cars, muscle cars and especially Corvettes! He was the Past president of the Corvette Club of Chattanooga. Wiley was employed with Textile Printing Company for over 40 years.

Wiley was known for sense of humor and never meeting a stranger because of his love to talk to people. He was a skilled antique repairman and enjoyed looking for antiques as well. In the last few years, his enjoyment was listening to the music at the Birchwood Family Opry.

Wiley was preceded in death by his brother, Billy Joe Davis.

Survivors include his loving and devoted wife of 56 years, Delores S. Davis; daughter, Cathy (Ken) Denham; grandson, Jason Denham and several nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held at 2 PM Thursday, October 14, at Greenwood Cemetery, with Bill Denham officiating.

Wiley’s family ask that you make a memorial contribution to the Chattanooga Area Food Bank, 2009 Curtain Pole Road, Chattanooga, TN 37406, as he was an avid supporter of this wonderful organization.

Please visit to share your memories of Wiley.

There will be no visitation at the funeral home.

Arrangements are by Chattanooga Funeral Home Crematory and Florist, Valley View Chapel, 7414 Old Lee Highway, Chattanooga, TN 37421.


  • Graveside Service

    Thursday, October 14, 2021


Wiley DeWillis Davis

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Med Dement

October 14, 2021

I have lost a true part of my life I always enjoyed working with dee and car shows seeing Cathy grow up and Deloris a true family. I will miss dee and his smile God speed dee bless you Cathy and Deloris

Med Dement

Jennifer Jackson

October 13, 2021

Mrs. Davis, Cathy and family, our mornings started off right hearing from Mr. Davis.
He loved his cars and his girls (y’all) most of all. So proud of you Cathy and his grandson. He was something else and he will be missed. He would give us that little wink and smile, full of love. Thank you
We love y’all
Jennifer Jackson and family