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Ray Lewis Davis

Ray Lewis Davis, age 76, of Whittier, NC, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Wednesday, April 22, 2020. He was the husband of Jean Davis and the son of the late William Orion and Bertha Leona Moore Davis. Ray was a passionate hunter and outdoors man. He is survived by his wife of 22 years, Jean Singo Davis, three daughters; Cindy (David) Burnette, Joy Silvers and Rayann (Don) Garver and several grandchildren and great grandchildren. He is also survived by several siblings and nieces and nephews. There are no services planned at this time due to the current pandemic. Appalachian Funeral Services of Sylva, NC is serving the family.

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Dear Jean and family. I am so sorry to hear of Rays passing. He was a kind and jolly fellow. Im praying for comfort for you and Rae as well as the rest of the family. I remember that day he kept telling me he would loan me his dump truck. If you need me feel free to call me. Praying Pauline Beck.

Pauline Beck. Apr 26 2020 12:00 AM

Jean has a new cell phone and does not have everyone's phone numbers programmed yet. Attempts have been made to call everyone or have a family member call on her behalf. If someone was missed or overlooked, we apologize. Pursuant to Dad's wishes, he will be cremated. Due to the shelter in place ,for pandemic, and the guidelines to keep gathering reduced to 10 people or less, no viewing will be scheduled. (Only 10 people or less could be together and no chairs were allowed to keep social distance orders of 6 foot. Some of the older friends and family cannot be expected to stand for such long periods of time.) It was decided that it would be best,due to the high number of friends and family, to have a remeberance memorial at a later time when it is safe for all parties to attend. Jean would like to thank everyone that has called and spoke to her. She is very thankful for the overwhelming support, thoughts and prayers. God Bless.

Rae Apr 24 2020 12:00 AM

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