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Thomas Oliver Davis

 

Thomas Oliver Davis, 84, a resident of Franklin County passed away Friday, February 21, 2020 at Duke Raleigh.

A native of Harnett County, he was the son of the late Ernest Davis and Evaleigh Barbour Davis. He was of the Baptist faith and was a retired school principal. Tom was a loving husband, father, grandfather and friend.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 PM Wednesday, February 26, 2020 in the Eakes Funeral Home Chapel in Creedmoor by Rev. David Herman. Burial will be in Carolina Memorial Gardens.

Surviving are his wife of twenty-five years, Brenda Shipley Davis of the home; a daughter, Elizabeth Austen Davis (Michael Prather) of Franklinton, adopted daughter, Alaya Davis, three sons, Tommy Davis of Savannah, Ga., Brent Davis of Holly Springs (Janet), Brandon Davis of Raleigh (Lauren Barfield); step-son, Brent Rader, adopted son, Kenneth Drawdy; two granddaughters, Ava Booker, Olivia Davis, three grandsons, Hunter Davis Preston Davis, Cameron Davis.

Visitation will be held Wednesday, February 26, 2020 from 12:30 – 1:45 PM at Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor and at other times at the home.

2 Comments

  • John Q. Beard Posted February 24, 2020 1:04 pm

    Tommy and I grew up together in Erwin, I being a year older. Last saw him some 30 plus years ago on Fayetteville Street at lunch time in downtown Raleigh. He was a good childhood friend, and I send his family my sincere sympathy upon his passing.

  • Ellen Scott Posted February 25, 2020 8:55 pm

    Tommy was my cousin on the Barbour side of our family. I knew
    him, his Mother, Aunt Evaleigh and Dad, Uncle Ernest. So many
    wonderful memories. He was a dear friend, growing up in the little
    town of Erwin. My thoughts and prayers go out to the family as
    they go through this great loss. Love you Tommy.

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