April 9, 1936 — March 12, 2012
Earl D. Davis, 75, of Marblehead, passed away March 12, 2012, at the Ohio State University Hospital, Columbus. He was born in Stone, Ky., on April 9, 1936, the son of Charles and Fanny Grace (Lay) Davis. Earl worked as a forklift operator for General Motors. On Sept. 30, 1965, he married Mary Davis and she preceded him in death on Nov. 17, 2004. Earl was a veteran of the U.S. Airforce, having served during the Korean War.
He was a member of the UAW Local No. 969 in Columbus, American Legion No. 83 and Amvets No. 17 both of Sandusky, and a member of the V.F.W. Stanley Jadwisiak Post No. 7572 of Marblehead. Survivors include: son Robert (Kathy) Davis of Grove City, Ohio; grandson Christopher Robert Davis and granddaughter Tiffany Marie Davis; brothers Buddy Davis of Juno, Alaska, Glenn (Paulette) Davis of Milan, Mich., Don (Bonnie) Davis of Plain City, Ohio, and Claude (Jeri) Davis of Reynoldsburg, Ohio. Earl was preceded in death by his parents, wife, daughters Ruth Ann Davis and Carolyn Sue Davis, sister Phyllis Teschler and brother Forrest Davis. Cremation has taken place under the direct care of Gerner-Wolf-Walker Funeral Home & Crematory, Port Clinton. Memorial contributions in memory of Earl may be given to the American Cancer Society. Online condolences can be shared with the family at www.walkerfuneralhomes.com.