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Oscar Davis Obituary

Oscar  Franklin
Oscar Franklin "Frank" Davis

March 3, 1941 - September 14, 2017
Born in Madison Co., NC
Resided in Candler, North Carolina
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Oscar Franklin "Frank" Davis, 76, of Candler, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday, September 14, 2017 at the Charles George VA Hospital.

A native of Madison Co., Frank was a son of the late William and Ann Worley Davis. He was also preceded in death by a son, Keith Davis, and a brother, Jones Davis.

Mr. Davis was a veteran of the U.S. Army. A mechanic for Young Transportation for 41 years, he also kept multiple gospel singers and groups on the road. He loved and lived for the Lord and was a member of Ridgeway Baptist Church, the VFW, and the American Legion.

Surviving are his wife of 54 years, Kathie Allen Davis; daughter, Sherry Davis Hall and husband Dennis; son, Mark Davis and wife Stephanie; grandchildren, Nicholas Shipman, Dustin Shipman, Joshua Davis, Bethany Davis, Carlen Davis, and Robert Hall; and brothers Carl Davis (Tama), Don Davis, Eugene Davis (Cecil), and Cauley Davis (Dwight).

Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday at Ridgeway Baptist Church in Candler, with Pastors Jackie Collins, Allen Rash, Jimmy Moore, and Jeffrey Moore officiating. Interment with Military Honors will follow in the church cemetery.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service Sunday at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Ridgeway Baptist Church, 525 Old US 19/23 Hwy., Candler, NC 28715.

Groce Funeral Home on Patton Ave. is assisting the family.




Ridgeway Baptist Church
525 Old US 19 23 Hwy.
Candler, North Carolina 28759
Sunday, September 17, 2017
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Ridgeway Baptist Church
525 Old US Highway 19-23
Candler, NC US 28715
Sunday, September 17, 2017
3:00 PM
Ridgeway Baptist Church Cemetery
525 Old US Highway 19-23
Candler, NC US 28715
Sunday, September 17, 2017


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