2012-08-09 / Obituaries

Richard E. Davis 68, Clear Spring, Md.

Richard E. Davis, 68, of Clear Spring, Md., passed Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012, at his home.

Born June 18, 1944, in Westernport, Md., he was the son of the late George William Davis and Alice M. Bray Davis of Warfordsburg, Pa., and husband of Evalina G. Meram Davis of Clear Spring, whom he married April 5, 2005, in Winchester, Va.

He was a 1962 graduate of South Hagerstown High School, and graduated from Hagerstown Junior College with an associate of arts degree.

He attended Faith Assembly of God Church in Warfordsburg.

He retired in 2007 from Mack Trucks, where he worked as a machinist.

Besides his wife and mother, he is survived by one daughter, Lisa G. Metcalfe and husband, Joe, of Hancock, Md.; one son, Chad E. Davis and wife, Sally, of Hagerstown, Md.; two stepdaughters, Karen Meram of Saudi Arabia and Madel Meram of the Philippines; one sister, Sharon Hendershot and husband, Kenneth, and brother, William E. Davis and wife, Nita, all of Warfordsburg; two grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Services were held Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012, at 11 a.m. at Jerusalem Christian Church, Warfordsburg. The Revs. Donald Stotler and Delmas Bard officiated. Burial was made in the adjoining church cemetery.

Online condolences will be accepted at www.grovefh.com.

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