1916 - 2007



1919 - 2014

CRAVE ROBERT DAVIS - 90 - W.R. Grace & Co.
BARTOW - Mr. Crave R. Davis, of Bartow, passed away on Wednesday, October 31, 2007 at Good Shepherd Hospice in Auburndale of natural causes. Born on December 11, 1916 in Sunbright, TN, Mr. Davis had been a local resident for the last 70 years working for W.R. Grace and Co. as a dragline operator and a metal layout.  Mr. Davis was a Navy Seabee in WWII. He was a member of V.F.W. #2405, Seabees X2, and also was a Mason, a Shriner, and member the Order of the Eastern Star, Tropical Chapter #38. He was also a member of the Rock Collection Club of Bartow. Mr.  Davis is preceded in death by an infant son, Crave Robert Davis, Jr. > He is survived by a loving family that includes his wife of 67 years Lotis S. Davis, two sons; Ronald Davis Cindy , and Larry Davis both Bartow, grandchildren James Davis of Bartow, Troy Davis of LA, Mandy Turner Terry of Bartow, and a great grandson, Devin Turner. He also leaves behind a brother, William Arthur Davis, Sr. of NC and sister Lois Heidel of Chattanooga, TN. Arrangements are being handled by Whidden-McLean Funeral Home 650 East Main Street where family will receive friends on Sunday, November 4, 2007. Graveside services will follow Monday, November 5, 2007 at 11 00 AM at Wildwood Cemetery in Bartow. Condolences may be made at – Ledger, Nov. 3, 2007
NOTES: Crave R. Davis, Jr. - B: May 23, 1943 - D: May 25, 1943 - Burial in Wildwood Cemetery, Bartow Fl.
 > Crave Robert Davis married Lotis Lorena Sutherland in Polk Co., Fl., on June 8, 1940
 BARTOW - Lotis S. Davis, passed away Friday, December 5, 2014, in Bartow. Born January 31, 1919, in Bartow, Mrs. Davis was a lifelong resident and a homemaker. Lotis was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Bartow, the Order of the Eastern Star, Tropical Chapter #38, the Gem and Mineral Club, and the Seabee wives.
 Mrs. Davis is preceded in death her husband Crave Davis. > She is survived by her two sons: Ronald Davis (Cindy) of Bartow, Larry Davis of Bartow, two sisters: Oleta Louzenheiser of Tucson, AZ, Mildred Smith of Arlington, TX, four grandchildren and one great grandchild. The family will receive friends Monday, December 15th, 2014 at Whidden-McLean Funeral Home in Bartow. Graveside services will follow on Tuesday, Dec. 16th, 2014 at 10:00 am at Wildwood Cemetery in Bartow. Condolences to the family at -
Ledger, Wed. Dec. 10, 2014

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