Leroy (Debo) Davis
Leroy (Debo) Davis, 73, of Sherwood died June 11, 2014, in Sherwood.
Leroy was born in Monticello on March 23, 1941, to the late Jeff and Leola Davis.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Jeff and Leola Davis; sisters-Rita Mae Brown, Birtho Jackson, Yearline Lamb, Jearline Martin and Erma Jean Robinson; and brothers, Otis, Uyless, Duffie, O.V.,Jeff, Jr., Henry, Tyree, Calvin and Mylow.
Leroy grew up in the Plantersville Community. He attended public school in Drew County before moving to Kansas City, Kansas. He was employed as a construction worker for many years.
Leroy leaves to cherish his memories, Stephanie Perkins, of Kansas City, Kan., Tonya Perkins of Chicago, Tommy Lynn Reedy, of Star City; sisters, Iona Ridgell, of Kansas City, Mo., Norma Jean Woodard and Alberta Walton, both of Monticello; brother, Scott Davis, of Kansas City, Mo.; a special niece, Retha Collins and family of Sherwood, special friend and cousin, Albert and Shirley White, of Kansas City, Kan.; five grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Stephenson-Dearman Chapel in Monticello with burial following in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Visitation will be 1:00pm until service time.
An online guestbook may be viewed and signed at www.stephensondearman.com.