June 16, 1957 - May 2, 2016
Friday, May 6, 2016 1:00 PM Vernon Funeral Home
Visitation Friday, May 6, 2016 from 11:00 AM-1:00 PM at Vernon Funeral Home
Ralph David Davis, 58, of Urbana, Ohio passed away May 2, 2016 in his home.
Dave was born June 16, 1957 in Greyson, Kentucky, the son of Ralph Benjamin Davis and Jean (Barker) Shope. Dave had many interests throughout his life but mostly he enjoyed truck driving, riding his motorcycle, fishing, horseshoes, playing cards and mechanic work. He also took great enjoyment in his man cave. Dave loved his family and friends and treasured all the times he spent with them. He will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Dave is survived by his fiance of sixteen years, Phyllis Carol Crevison; his children, Angela (David) Martin and Lena Jo Owens both of Ironton, Ohio and David Wayne Meeks; stepson, Jason (Virginia) Kuhn; six grandchildren, Morgan Henderson, Tanner Williams, Brianna Williams and step-grandchildren, Libby Kuhn, Antonia Kuhn and Jason Kuhn Jr; Three great-grandchildren, Kamdyn Henderson, Sophia Henderson and Myah Williams; Step-brother, Jimmy Shope; sisters, Arvella (Ray) Heaberlin, of Urbana, Alice (James) Newcomb, Kim (David ) Rowe and Dee Bridges, all of Ironton, Deb (Jess) Pennington of Waterloo, Ohio, stepsister, Rose Marie Mullins and step-father, Ed Shope, Dave’s fiance (Phyllis) parents, Walter and Flora Davis of Mechanicsburg as well as Phyllis’s brother, James Davis of Marysville, Ohio in addition to several nieces and nephews; special friends, Chuck Fugitt, Christian Fugitt, Jeremiah Fugitt, Ethan Smith, Tiana Smith, Dusty Parker, Tyler Orr, Cory Parker, Tammy Parker, Michell McGowan, Carl Salyer, Mike Salyer, Dan and Melissa Evilsizor, Pat Riley, Matt Phillips, Kaylee Jones, David and Valerie Jones, Cynthia and Marv Parshall and Jerry Bowman.
Dave is preceded in death by his parents, by his stepson, Christopher Crevison and by his childhood best friend, Ronnie Webb.
Funeral service will be held at 1:00 PM on Friday, May 6, 2016 in VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana, Ohio with Pastors, Rev. Dan Evilsizor and Rev. Daniel Burroughs officiating. The family will receive friends from 11-1 PM prior to the service. Burial will follow in Oakdale Cemetery, Urbana.
Condolences may be expressed at www.vernonfh.com