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Eli Davis

Thursday, April 5, 2007

PUXICO - Eli Burton Davis, 76, died April 4, 2007, at the Puxico Nursing Center.

Born June 2, 1930, in Puxico, to the late Fred and Wilda Wright Davis, he had lived most of his life in McGee and Puxico where he had a lawn mowing business, worked at a saw mill and attended the Shadydale Church.

Survivors include: special friends and caregivers, Jerry and Donna Holigan of Puxico; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 10 brothers and sisters, Bill Davis, Ida Fields, Rosco Parks, Vertis Parks, Wanita Parks, Sofie Davis, J.D. Davis, Juilenne Davis, Elzo Parks and Idie Parks.

Visitation is at 6 p.m. Friday at the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Puxico where services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday with Steve Jones officiating.

Burial will follow in the Puxico Cemetery.