Dale Jones Davis, 78, of Holly Township, Mo., died Sunday, May 4, 2014. He was born in McLeansboro on June 21, 1935, the son of Noble and Bessie (Jones) Davis. He served with the U.S. Army in Korea and was retired from GM Tuck and Bus. He loved riding motorcycles, ice racing and playing softball. Surviving are his wife Connie; two sons, Justin (Jessica) Davis of Fenton, Mo., and Dale Jay Davis of Waterford, Mo.; granddaughter Ellary; and sister, Donna (Keith) French of Missouri. He was preceded in death by his brother, Donald Davis. Graveside services and military honors will be held at 12:30 p.m. Thursday, May 8, at Great Lakes National Cemetery, Holly, Mo. Memorial donations may be made to the Heart to Heart Hospice.
Published on  May 14, 2014