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...

Lady Panthers Pull Away from Owensboro in Overtime

OWENSBORO, Ky. (1/26/15) — Visiting Daviess County outscored Owensboro 8-1 in overtime to prevail 56-49 in a Ninth… Read More
Started 11/8/2013
Started 11/8/2013

Most Read This Week

January 23, 2015 8210

Local Church's Faith Restored; 71 Souls Saved…

in Video by Gary Gates, SurfKY News
January 20, 2015 7130

Bridal, Prom, Pageant Expo Planned for February…

in Hopkins News by Dana Brown
January 22, 2015 7004

Nortonville Man Accused of Selling Drugs near…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Jail
January 21, 2015 5733

KYDOT Pre-Treating Roads Thursday in Antipation…

in Top News For All Sites by Keith Todd
January 23, 2015 5569

Parents Face Charges after Marijuana Joint Falls…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Jail
January 22, 2015 5288

MCEA Head: Further School Mergers Might Ease…

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
January 21, 2015 4798

Man Arrested after Allegedly Nodding off on Baby…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Jail
January 23, 2015 4374

Nortonville Woman Charged for Meth Possession

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Hopkins County Sheriff's Office/Hopkins County Detention Center
January 25, 2015 3951

Dean’s List Announced

in Top News For All Sites Touching Hopkins by Joyce Riggs
January 22, 2015 3645

Local Family Business Changes Hands

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Today

January 25, 2015 3951

Dean’s List Announced

in Top News For All Sites Touching Hopkins by Joyce Riggs
January 25, 2015 2195

UPDATE: Two Die, Two Injured in Two-Vehicle…

in Local (Owensboro) Top News by Dispatcher Dustin Staves
January 25, 2015 1679

Juvenile Hit by Vehicle at McDonald's

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by GPD Officer Wes Miller
January 26, 2015 1630

Man Goes to Jail after Allegedly Attacking Family

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Jail
January 25, 2015 1415

Kynect Enrollment Climbs as Countdown to Feb. 15…

in General News For All Sites by Office of the Governor
January 25, 2015 1315

Market Commentary - Jan. 25, 2015

in Top News For All Sites by Randall L. Franklin
January 25, 2015 1175

Dave Says - Jan. 25, 2015

in General News For All Sites by Dave Ramsey
January 25, 2015 1174

March 20-22 Women's Retreat: 'Holiness in Family…

in Owensboro News by Jennifer Kaminski
January 25, 2015 1052

Legislator's Log - Week of Jan. 25, 2015

in General News For All Sites by Brent Yonts
January 25, 2015 1019

Outdoor Truths - Jan. 25, 2015

in General News For All Sites by Gary Miller

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 © 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social fbsocial twsocial yt
social gpsocial flr subscribevideoitunessocial rss