Funeral services for Mr. Ivy Davis, 89, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, in Miguez Funeral Home South Chapel with Pastor Ivy Dalton Davis officiating.
Burial will be in the Maxie Cemetery.
Funeral home visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until 10 p.m. today, Thursday, Nov. 7; and will continue from 8 a.m. Friday until time of services.
Mr. Davis died at 3:54 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013, in Jennings American Legion Hospital.
Mr. Davis was a 37-year resident of Jennings, moving here from Crowley. He was a retired foreman in the oil and gas construction industry and was a member of United Methodist Church in Roanoke.
Survivors include his wife, Dorothy Sonnier Davis of Jennings; six daughters, Ramona Breaux and Elizabeth Clements, both of Jennings, Beverly Cormier of Iota, Janet Smith of Eunice, and Deborah Bertrand and Rhonda Bertrand, both of Evangeline; five sons, Ivy Dalton Davis of Columbia, Glenn Keith Davis and Elvin Davis, both of Iota, Robert Charles Davis of Duson, and Roderick “Chuck” Davis of Evangeline; one brother, Robert Davis of Jennings; 31 grandchildren; 56 great-grandchildren; and 10 great great-grandchildren.
Mr. Davis was preceded in death by his parents, Robert C. and Evelyn Cormier Davis; one daughter, Jenny Nini; one son, John Stevens Davis; and two brothers, Elvin Davis and Joffred “JD” Davis.
Pallbearers will be six of his grandsons.
Words of comfort may be expressed at www.miguezfuneralhome.com.
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