November 29, 1928 - September 3, 2018
Saturday, September 8, 2018 11:00 AM Skillman, McDonald & Vernon Funeral Home
Visitation Friday, September 7, 2018 from 4:00 PM-7:00 PM at Skillman, McDonald & Vernon F
Pearl "Buck" Davis, Jr., 89, of Mechanicsburg, passed away Monday, September 3, 2018 in Mercy Health Urbana Hospital.
He was born November 29, 1928 in Mechanicsburg, Ohio, the son of Pearl Clifford and Isabel (Thompson) Davis. Buck was a 1948 graduate of Mechanicsburg High School and proudly served his country in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. He retired from Navistar and was a member of the Mechanicsburg United Methodist Church, as well as the Mechanicsburg Lodge #113 F. & A.M. Buck was a handyman who could fix almost anything and enjoyed all sports. He was proud to enable and help others in any way he could.
He is survived by his son, Mark Davis; his grandchildren, Victoria and Avery; and his several nieces and nephews.
Buck is preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Betty (Moore) Davis; his brothers, Bill and Earl; and his sisters, Earsel, Pauline, Betty and Rhoda.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 4-7 PM on Friday, September 7, 2018 in the SKILLMAN, McDONALD & VERNON Funeral Home, Mechanicsburg, where Masonic Services will be held at 7:00 PM. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, September 8, 2018 in the funeral home with Rev. Mimi Ault officiating. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery, Mechanicsburg.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.