Gerald "Jerry" I. Davis
Springfield, died at 2 pm, Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at St. John’s Hospice. He was born December 31, 1932 in Clarksville, MO, to Carr and Alta Zumwalt Davis. He married Esther Grigsby on March 31, 1957 and she preceded him in death in 1992.
Survivors include one step-daughter, Sharon Armstrong of Olive Branch, IL; three grandchildren, Tammy, Tommy and Frank Sigretto all of Springfield, one brother, James, (Margaret) Davis of Springfield; one brother-in-law, William Smith of Springfield and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, one daughter, Jean Marie Davis, two brothers, Billy Joe and Robert Davis and one sister Betty Rose Smith.
Jerry worked for Hubbard Milling Company for forty years and also worked for Laidlaw Bus Company.
He enjoyed camping and spending time with his grandson, Tommy.
Visitation: 10-11 am, Friday, August 28, 2015 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 11 am, Friday, August 28, 2015 at Staab Funeral Home with Pastor Douglas Lowery officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Ridge Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. John’s Hospice.