February 4, 2012
Wednesday, February 8, 2012 12:00 PM Vernon Funeral Home
Wednesday, February 8, 2012 11am - 12pm
Leonard Clayton Davis, 78 of Urbana, passed away, Saturday, February 4, 2012 in Vancrest of Urbana. He was born April 3, 1933 in Crown City, Ohio the son of Elmer and Nettie (Fife) Davis.
Leonard was a little man with a big heart. He served his country in the United States Air Force during the Korean War. Leonard loved his bicycle and he loved to read. If you had a question concerning the Bible or politics, he was the person to call. Leonard was quite and he enjoyed instrumental music.
He is survived by his sister, Audrey Davis of Gallipolis, OH; his niece & nephews, John Davis, Ken Davis, Michael Davis, Teresa Davis and Stephen Davis. A special thanks to the nurses & doctors at Mercy Hospital, Passport & Champaign Transit System, Residents at Rotary Manor, Vancrest Nursing Home, The Women at Peoples Savings & Loan that made him feel special, Community Mercy Hospice for the care given to him at Vancrest.
He is preceded in death by his parents, his brothers, Kenneth, Harry, Myron and an infant brother.
Funeral service will be held at 12:00 noon on Wednesday, February 8, 2012 in the VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana with Pastor Barnaby Ofori officiating; where the family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the service.
Following Leonard’s wishes, his body will be cremated. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Caring Kitchen, 300 Miami St., Urbana, OH 43078 or to Community Mercy Hospice, 444 W. Harding Rd. Suite B, Springfield, OH 45504.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.