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Garrett Funeral Home

460 North Main St., Waynesville, NC

OBITUARY

Guy Davis

August 21, 1930February 11, 2020
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Guy Davis

Waynesville, NC - Guy Davis age 89 passed away Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at his residence surrounded by his loving family. He was born on August 21, 1930 to the late Newton Hilliard and Ethel Jordan Davis.

Guy was instrumental in the bull dozing of the incline at Ghost Town In The Sky in 1959. He retired from Dayco in the Textiles Dept. following 18 years of service. He was a Charter member of Grandview Baptist Church. A special passion in his life was spending time with his family. On the mountain behind his home, Guy built a small one room log cabin with a loft and fireplace that he was proud of and enjoyed spending his time at.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by brothers, Frank and Eugene Davis; and sisters, Peggy Davis and Patricia Davis.

Left to cherish his memory are his loving wife of 72 years, Jessie Jones Davis; two sons, Jeff Davis and wife, Renee and Leonard Davis and wife, Becky; four grandchildren, Judy Hickman and husband, Willy, Joni Elkins and husband, Michael, Allegra Davis, and Tiffany Davis; eight great grandchildren, Aneissa, Phoebe, Tage, Kolten, Nevaeh, Karina, Khiyah, and Jade; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 2 pm on Saturday, February 15, 2020 at Grandview Baptist Church with the Reverend Barry Willett officiating. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 pm on Friday, February 14, 2020 at Garrett Funeral Home. Burial will be held at Buchanan Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Grandview Baptist Church, c/o Renovation Fund, 1562 Allens Creek Rd., Waynesville, NC 28786.

The family would like to express a special thank you to Haywood Regional Medical Center Hospice.

Garrett Funeral Home is caring for the family. A message of comfort may be made to the family at www.garrettfuneralsandcremations.com

  • PALLBEARERS

  • Tage Downs
  • Steve Milner
  • Byron Davis
  • Stacy Weaver
  • Greg Christopher
  • Steven Hord
  • John Norman
  • Dee Massey

Services

PREVIOUS SERVICES:

  • Visitation Friday, February 14, 2020
  • Funeral Service Saturday, February 15, 2020

OTHER SERVICES:

  • Burial

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Elizabeth Parton

February 15, 2020

Leonard and family, I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Dee Parton

Ronda & Barry McFalls

February 15, 2020

Leonard, Becky, Judy & Joni y'all are in our thoughts & prayers. May God give you peace & comfort during this time.

Johnny & Teresa Glance

February 14, 2020

Dear Family
We send our deepest sympathy at this sad time. May the Good Lord give you comfort and peace to face the coming days.
Love & Prayers
Johnny & Teresa Glance and Family

William & Sandra Carver

February 14, 2020

Dear Family
We send our deepest sympathy during this time of sorrow. May the Lord give you peace and comfort to face the coming days
Love & Prayers
William & Sandra Carver

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