Valdosta Daily Times

March 30, 2013

Charles Howard Davis

The Valdosta Daily Times

-- — Charles Howard Davis, 79, of Valdosta, passed away on Friday, March 29, 2013 at South Georgia Medical Center after a lengthy illness. He was born Aug. 24, 1933, in Fitzgerald, Ga., a son of the late Edward and Ruby Goff Davis. He was a retired veteran of the U.S. Air Force.

He is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Kim Alderman (Jerry) of Valdosta; two sons and daughters-in-law, Andy Davis (Michele) of Monroe, N.C., and Ricky Davis (Tina) of Atlanta, Ga.; He is also survived by six grandchildren, Daniel Hamilton, Charlotte, N.C., Aaron Davis of Monroe, N.C., Chad Parrish of Valdosta, Avery Alderman of Valdosta, Mara Davis of Atlanta, Ga.; and John Ross Davis of Atlanta, Ga. He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife, Betty E. Davis.

A graveside service for Mr. Davis will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, April 1, 2013, at  McLane Riverview Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Jim Schappaugh officiating. The family will receive friends at the cemetery from 10 a.m. until service time. Condolences may be conveyed to the family at — Carson McLane Funeral Home, Valdosta.