Howard Levern Davis November 24, 1936 ~ September 11, 2017 (age 80)
Howard L. Davis was born to Leroy Sr. and Mattie Coleman Davis one November 24, 1936 in Hartsville, South Carolina. He was second of six children. His parents and two siblings Leroy Davis Jr. and James Davis preceded him in death. In his youth he accepted Christ as his personal savior and was affiliated with the New Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church. Howard attended the former Butler High School.
Howard served his country faithfully in the US Navy retiring on March 3, 1975.
Those left to cherish is loving memories are his loving wife Ruby Bishop Davis; Two sisters, Lucy Davis, Hartsville, SC and Evelyn Davis, Baltimore, MD; Two brothers, Edward (Tommie Lil) Davis, Hartsville, SC and Elder Willie Marion (Joe Ann) Davis, Jacksonville, FL. An aunt, Mrs. Willie Rose Coleman Snipes, his uncle, James (Dorothy) Coleman, Brother-in-law Charlie (Ruby) Bishop and Sister-in-law Joyce Bishop Gainey. A host of nieces, nephews, cousins and other close relatives and friends.