SIKESTON - Joe Reginald Davis, 92, died Sept. 25, 2005, at Clearview Nursing Center.
Born June 1, 1913, in Regent, N.D., son of the late Raymond W. and Hallie McKinney Davis, he was a precision machinist for Greenlee Brothers in Rockford, Ill., before retiring.
On Nov. 26, 1939, he married Thelma Irene Vermilye Davis who preceded him in death Oct. 21, 2001.
In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by one brother, Elmer E. Davis, and two sisters, Alice Davis and Esther Beattie.
Surviving is one son, Arnold R. Davis of Sikeston.
Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Ponder Funeral Home where services are scheduled for 11 a.m. Friday. Pat Hogan, associate pastor of Shady Acres Church of Christ, will officiate.
Burial will follow in the Garden of Memories Cemetery.