Donald Houston Eugene Davis

     June 18, 1938 - January 5, 2016

Donald Houston Eugene Davis, age 77, of Ferguson, passed away on Tuesday, January 5, 2016, at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.

Donald was born in Somerset, on June 18, 1938, to the late Hoyt and Etra Davis.  He was a self-employed entrepreneur.  Donald loved fishing, gambling, horse-trading and family get-togethers.  He was of the Baptist faith.

He is survived by his sons, Ronald Shane (and Elsie) Davis, of Ferguson, Billy (and fiancé, Ashley) Davis, of Burnside, and Nathaniel Davis, of Ferguson; his daughters, Brenda Polson, of Ferguson, Kelley (and Donnie) Helton, of Burnside, Nina Davis, of Ferguson, and Leesa McHargue-Setzer, of Arizona; his brothers, Roger Davis, of Polly Ann Ridge and Ivan Davis, of Burnside; eighteen grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; his son-in-law, David Sullivan; his daughter-in-law, Shelby Davis; and his best friend, Red Ping.

Preceding Donald in death are his parents; his wife, Charlotte Davis; his son, Donald Houston “Bubby” Davis, Jr.; his daughters, Connie Sullivan and Chaskia Burdine; and his brothers, Ronald Davis and Popeye Davis.

Visitation will be on Saturday, January 9, 2016, after 5:00 p.m., in Southern Oaks Funeral Home Chapel.

His funeral service will be held on Sunday, January 10, 2016, at 2:00 p.m., in the funeral home chapel with Bro. Jake Tucker officiating. 

Burial will be in Grave Hill Cemetery.

Southern Oaks Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements for Donald Houston Eugene Davis.