03/08/13 — Mr. Eugene "Gene" Davis, 82, of Olive Hill, passed away Friday morning, March 8, 2013, at his residence.
He was born Aug. 15, 1930, in Carter County, a son of the late James T. and Pauline Shumate Davis.
Gene was a born again Christian and was retired from Detroit Steel in Mansfield, Ohio. He enjoyed working in his garden and being outdoors. He loved feeding the deer, fish and his cats. Gene especially enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sons, Randy L. Davis and Randall D. Davis, and three brothers-in-law, Curt Porter, Connoy Conn and Hardy Porter.
Gene is survived by his wife of 23 years, Jane Jacoby Davis; two sons and daughters-in-law, Ron and Arlene Davis and Mark and Laura Davis, all of Mansfield, Ohio; three daughters and two sons-in-law, Judy and Cecil Fultz of Mansfield, Ohio, Cheryl Sawyers of Olive Hill and Robyn and Rondall Williams of Morehead; numerous grandchildren; several great grandchildren; three sisters, Ruth Conn, Bonnie Porter and Phyllis Porter, all of Olive Hill; and several nieces and nephews. He also leaves many other family members and friends who will sadly miss him.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Monday, March 11, 2013, at Globe Funeral Chapel in Olive Hill with Brother Bobby Day officiating. Burial will follow in the Olive Hill Memorial Park.
Friends may visit from 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday, March 10, 2013, and until the service hour Monday at Globe Funeral Chapel, 17277 West US Highway 60, Olive Hill, KY 41164.
Rondall Williams, Derek Williams, Jerry McGlone and Nathan Fultz will serve as pallbearers.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.globefc.com