MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

Obituaries

January 30, 2013

Bill Davis

1929 - 2013

— Bill Davis, 83, of Muskogee Oklahoma, went to be with his Lord and Savior on January 28, 2013.  Bill was born on May 15, 1929 in Bluejacket, OK to William and Ruby Davis.  

Bill served in the United States Army for three years after high school.  Upon discharge, Bill married the love of his life, Margaret Taylor, on March 6, 1953. In 1968, Bill and Margaret moved to Muskogee, OK where they raised their son and daughter. Bill was employed with Southwestern Bell Telephone Company for over 37 years until his retirement. Bill was an active member of First United Methodist Church in Muskogee for over 35 years.

 He was also involved with the Masonic Lodge and the Telephone Pioneers of America. Bill enjoyed fishing, gardening, carpentry, and serving others.

Bill was preceded in death, by his wife, Margaret and parents, William and Ruby Davis. He is survived by his son, Mike Davis and wife Cindy; daughter, Beverly Shepherd and husband Kirk, six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Memorial services will be 10:30 Friday at Foster-Petering Funeral Home in Muskogee.

Funeral service arrangements are under the direction of Foster-Petering Funeral Home.  Condolences to the family may be made at www.foster-petering.com

1
Text Only
Obituaries
AP Video
Obama Chides House GOP for Pursuing Lawsuit New Bill Aims to Curb Sexual Assault on Campus Russia Counts Cost of New US, EU Sanctions 3Doodler Bring 3-D Printing to Your Hand Six PA Cops Indicted for Robbing Drug Dealers Britain Testing Driverless Cars on Roadways Raw: Thousands Flocking to German Crop Circle At Least 20 Chikungunya Cases in New Jersey Raw: Obama Eats Ribs in Kansas City In Virginia, the Rise of a New Space Coast Raw: Otters Enjoy Water Slides at Japan Zoo NCAA Settles Head-injury Suit, Will Change Rules Raw: Japanese Soldiers Storm Beach in Exercises Raw: Weapons Fire Hits UN School in Gaza Raw: Rocket Launches Into Space With Cargo Ship Broken Water Main Floods UCLA Two Women Narrowly Avoid Being Hit by Train Crayola Announces Family Attraction in Orlando
Poll

Should a federal judge have the power to strike down Oklahoma's ban on gay marriage?

Yes
No
     View Results
Featured Ads
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
Stocks