Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Webster
Davis Motor Sales banner ad

Wilbur Allen (Webb) Davis, Jr. 86 of Sebree, KY

WEBSTER COUNTY, Ky. - Wilbur Allen (Webb) Davis, Jr. 86 of Sebree, KY passed away Sunday March 24 at the Western KY Veterans Center in Hanson.

He was born in Onton, KY on April 25, 1926 to the late Wilbur Allen Davis, Sr. and Mary Ann (Lloyd) Davis. Webb retired from Liggett & Myers Tobacco Co. after 35 years of service. He was a member of the Sebree Methodist Church. Webb was involved in the Sebree Chamber of Commerce, Webster Co. Conservation, American Legion, Webster County Economic Development Board and Independence Bank. He was a veteran of the Navy in WWII.

He enjoyed golf and he and his golfing buddies started the “Good Ole Boys Golf Tournament” which they had every year. His family vacations were a pleasure for him being with all of his children and grandchildren. Webb was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather. He will be missed by all.

He was preceded in death by his parents, a son-in-law Lee Hayes, and a grandson-in-law Danny Marsh.

He is survived by his wife Elgene (Sandefur) Davis of Sebree, KY, 2 daughters: Benetta “Beni” and her husband Larry Bridges of Newburgh, IN and Renita and her husband Robert Fightmaster of Sadieville, KY, 1 son Archie A. and his wife Jeannie Davis, 1 brother Henry T. and his wife Harriet Davis of Evansville, IN, 8 grandchildren: Brandon (Christy) Hayes, Ryan (Michelle) Hayes, Lori (Derek) Jaquess, Eric (Sara) Bridges, Andrea (Pat) Henry, Candy Marsh, Gordon Fightmaster, and Amy (Tom) Cook, and 15 great-grandchildren.

Services will be held 11:00 AM Thursday March 28, 2013 at Tomblinson Funeral Home Sebree Chapel with Pastor Selby Coomer, Pastor James Shuck and Father Al Bremmer officiating. Burial will be in Springdale Cemetery in Sebree.

Visitation will be 4:00-8:00 PM Wednesday March 27 and 9:00-11:00 AM Thursday at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be Eddie Melton, Tom Cook, Brandon Hayes, Ryan Hayes, Michael Nolan, and Gordon Fightmaster. Honorary Pallbearers will be Keith Fightmaster, Cody Fightmaster, and Jonathan Fightmaster.

Webb’s family would like to thank all of his caregivers at home: Charlotte, Linda, Jean, and Kathy. Also the Doctor and staff at the Grant Unit at Western KY Veteran Nursing Home for all of their care and compassion.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Alzheimer's or to Sebree United Methodist Church.

button coupons
Started 11/8/2013
Started 11/8/2013
Started 11/8/2013
Started 11/8/2013
Started 11/8/2013
Started 11/8/2013
button classifieds

In Other News...

Madisonville Man Charged for Selling Cocaine

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (11/25/14) — Madisonville Police searched a Carlisle Drive residence from an ongoing investigation… Read More

Owensboro Convention Center Partners with Kentucky Proud to Promote Locally Sourced Foods

OWENSBORO, Ky. (11/25/14) — In cooperation with the Kentucky Department of Agriculture, Global Spectrum, operators of… Read More
Started 11/8/2013
Started 11/8/2013

Most Read This Week

November 21, 2014 6888

Man Accused of Assaulting Coach During Basketball…

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
November 22, 2014 4586

One Injured in Two Vehicle Collision in Greenville

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Miria Thomas
November 21, 2014 4308

Crashing Dump Trucks in Work Zone Cause Pennyrile…

in Top News For All Sites Touching Hopkins by Trooper Stu Recke
November 21, 2014 3551

Muhlenberg District Court Fines Handed Down

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
November 21, 2014 3339

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - Nov. 21, 2014

in Hopkins News by Madisonville Police Department
November 21, 2014 2921

Swimming and Diving Closes Fall Season at Ohio…

in General Sports For All Sites by UK Athletics
November 24, 2014 2711

Two Charged for Possession of Meth After…

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by MCSO/PIO Alex Piper
November 20, 2014 2589

Local Church Prepares for 'Return to Bethlehem'

in Video by Gary Gates, SurfKY News
November 21, 2014 2369

Kentucky Employers to Save About $112 million

in General News For All Sites by Cathy Lindsey
November 20, 2014 2365

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - Nov. 20, 2014

in Hopkins News by Madisonville Police Department

Stories Trending Today

November 25, 2014 2082

Madisonville Man Charged for Selling Cocaine

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department
November 25, 2014 1842

Call for Help Results in Arrest for Possession of…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department
November 25, 2014 1216

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - Nov. 25, 2014

in Hopkins News by Madisonville Police Department
November 25, 2014 1121

Slow Cook a Turkey for a Tasty Thanksgiving Feast

in General News For All Sites by SurfKY News
November 25, 2014 1104

Protect Your Home When Traveling This Holiday…

in General News For All Sites by SurfKY News
November 24, 2014 911

KSP Post 2 Thanksgiving Holiday Enforcement…

in Top News For All Sites Touching Hopkins by Trooper S. C. Recke
November 25, 2014 909

Muhlenberg Job Corps Recognizes Employee of the…

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Karen Robinson
November 25, 2014 853

Construction Projects Suspended to Ease Holiday…

in General News For All Sites by Lisa Tolliver
November 25, 2014 747

Bake Sale Held for Two Year-Old Burn Victim

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
November 25, 2014 740

Parking Committee 2015 Meeting Schedule

in Owensboro News by Beth Cecil

SurfKY News Group, Inc.
Corporate Office & Studio
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431
270.452.2727 (phone)
  •  270.452.2249 (fax)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social fbsocial twsocial yt
social gpsocial flrsocial rss