Albert Baker Davis Sr.

October 2, 1920October 21, 2013

Albert was predeceased by his wife, Margaret Compton Davis, his son, Albert Baker Davis, Jr. and his brother Gardner Haywood Davis. Albert died on October 21, 2013 to go be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ and his beautiful wife, Margaret, and his oldest son, Albert, Jr.

Albert attended the Eufaula City Schools and graduated in 1938. He attended the University of Alabama and graduated in 1942. He enlisted in the U.S. Air Force in September, 1942 and served for over three years. He moved to Montgomery and worked in the State Revenue Department. He moved to Atlanta, GA. in 1947 and was employed by Amoco Oil Co.

Albert married Susie Margaret Compton on January 18, 1948. While in Atlanta, he had two children, Albert Baker Davis, Jr. and George Compton Davis. He received his law degree from Atlanta Law School in 1952. He was transferred by Amoco to Statesboro, GA. in 1952. While in Statesboro, their daughter, Sara Rebecca Davis was born.

Albert was transferred back to Atlanta by Amoco and lived there until October 1968 at which time he purchased the Amoco Oil distributor in Clayton, AL. and moved back to Eufaula. He operated A. B. Davis Oil Co. until 1983 when he sold the business to his son, Albert B. Davis, Jr., who operated the business until his death in February, 1997. The business was sold and Albert and his wife moved to Roswell GA. to be near his son George C. Davis. Albert and his wife lived at Chambrel at Roswell, a retirement complex. Albert and Margaret moved to Somerby of Alpharetta in July 2009.

Albert is survived by his son, George Compton Davis and his wife, Judy Balentyne Davis; his daughter, Sara Rebecca Davis Shuler and her husband Jeffery Duncan Burse ; his grandchildren, Sara Rebecca Shuler; Joanna Margaret Davis; Jacob Albert Davis.

Any memorial should be made to your favorite charity or to: TAUNTON FAMILY CHILDREN’S HOME P.O. Box 870 Wewahitchka, FL. 32465


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Albert & Cindy Davis

October 31, 2013

George and Becky we are so sorry. Bert was a wonderful man. Some of my fondest memories as a kid was going to Eufaula and visiting. Bert was more of a brother to Dad and Jeff than a cousin.We will miss him. Love ya'll

John Davis

October 29, 2013

George, Becky, All of the Davis' in Birmingham have you and your families in our thoughts & prayers. Al & Dad were like brothers, we will all miss him. God Bless.

October 24, 2013

Your family is in the thoughts and prayers of your GOA family. God Bless!

Rev. 21:3, 4 ~ Kim

October 24, 2013

As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.