Harold E. Davis (84) of Effingham, formerly of Farina


Published on January 9 2013 9:52 am

Harold E. Davis, 84, of Effingham, formerly of Farina died at 3:57pm Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital in Effingham.

Funeral services are 1 PM Sunday, January 13, 2013 at Pagel Funeral Home, Edgewood with burial to follow at Edgewood Cemetery. Visitation is 5-8 PM on Saturday at the funeral home and 1 hour prior to service times. Memorials are requested to the Farina Ambulance service.

Harold was born on April 10, 1928 in Decatur the son of Jesse and Daisy (Murry) Davis. His grandparents Adam and Bertha Murry raised him. He married Helen L. Cornwell on December 24, 1952 at Louisville, IL and she preceded him on May 22, 2007. He was a retired oilfield driller.

Surviving are his sons; Randy (Sherrie Dee) Davis of Farina and Dennis Davis of Effingham, daughters; Rhonda (Darrell) Stock of Huntersville, NC and Rita Boggs of Farina, special friend, Deborah, 9 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren, and 1 great great grandchild.

In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by his parents, son; Wayne, and sisters; Ellen Beccue and Marion Kern.