MARSTON - Shelby Davis, 82, died Jan. 6, 2003, at his home.
Born Oct. 7, 1920, in Decatur, Tenn., he was the son of the late George and Bessie Davis.
On Oct. 7, 1938, in Portageville, he married Robbie Stricklin who survives of the home.
Other survivors include: one daughter, Shirley Savat of Marston; one brother, Ed Davis of Waynesboro, Tenn.; one sister, Hazel Morris of Clifton, Tenn.; two granddaughters, Tonya Ganus and Tammy Dobbs; and three great-grandchildren, Ross Ganus, Brandon Ganus and Jordan Ganus.
He was preceded in death by five brothers, Virgil Davis, Elmer Davis, Rob Davis, Faye Davis and Buford Davis; and one sister, Gladys Strickland.
Visitation is from 5 to 9 p.m. today at DeLisle Funeral Home in Portageville, where services are scheduled for 1 p.m. Thursday. The Rev. Bill Baldwin will officiate.
Burial will follow in Mounds Park Cemetery near Lilbourn.
Pallbearers will be: Kenneth Smith, Dickie Ash, Jerry Hayes, Robert Cook and Robert Hayes.