Journal-Times (Grayson, KY)

November 27, 2012

Jonah McDavid


The Morehead News

04-19-12 — Jonah McDavid, 93, of Willard went to be with his Lord on Thursday, November 22, 2012, at his residence. 

He was born December 29, 1918, in Beetle, a son of the late D.W. and Florence Wilcox McDavid. 

He was a member of the Little Fork United Baptist Church, a farmer and ASCS committee member for over 30 years. 

He was preceded in death by three sisters, Beatrice McDavid, Sue Kozee and Hila Payne; three brothers, Forrest McDavid, Watt McDavid and Joe McDavid. 

He is survived by his wife of 72 years, Evelyn Wright McDavid. His other survivors include one son, Michael McDavid of Willard; one daughter, Patricia Hay of Willard; one sister, Catherine Spann of Knoxville, Tenn.; five grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were at 2 p.m. Sunday at Malone Funeral Home by Bro. Tim Porter.  Burial was in the McDavid Family Cemetery. Friends called from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday and after noon Sunday. 

Condolences may be sent to the McDavid Family at