Welcome to the memorial page for

Francis J. Davis

December 14, 1927 ~ September 4, 2017 (age 89)

Francis J. Davis, age 89, of Nashville, TN passed away Monday, September 04, 2017 at Good Samaritan Health and Rehab Center in Antioch, TN.  He was a native of Muncie, IN, and retired Sergeant First Class from the U.S. Army where he served his country honorably during the Korean Conflict and the Vietnam Era.  He was also a member of Disabled American Veterans and Summertown Baptist Church, and a former member of Mimosa Lodge No. 542 and Order of the Eastern Star #103.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Thurman and Hattie Emma Daniels Davis;  and his wife, Helen Louise Pyles Davis.

He is survived by

One Daughter -
Janette Lanier (Thomas), Antioch, TN

One Grandson -
Lawrence Davis Lanier, Nashville, TN

One Granddaughter -
Elizabeth Hope Lanier, Los Angeles, CA

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home, 231 N. Military Avenue, Lawrenceburg, Tennessee.  The family will receive friends from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM Wednesday, September 06, 2017 at Neal Funeral Home.  Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 10:00 AM Thursday, September 07, 2017, with Thomas Mattox officiating.  Interment will follow at John Lay Cemetery in Ethridge, TN.  Family suggests memorials be made to the American Heart Association. 

 Service Information

September 6, 2017

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Neal Funeral Home
231 N. Military Avenue
Lawrenceburg, TN 38464

Funeral Service
September 7, 2017

10:00 AM
Neal Funeral Home
231 N. Military Avenue
Lawrenceburg, TN 38464

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