The Times West Virginian

September 9, 2013

William Davis

Times West Virginian

— William Marven Davis, 56, of Mount Harmony Community, Fairmont, passed away Friday (Sept. 6, 2013) in Tyler County.

He was born in Fairmont on Oct. 25, 1956, a son of Barbara (Young) Davis of Fairmont and the late Marven Davis.

In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his loving wife, Mary Ellen (Patton) Davis, in October 2009.

William worked at Novelis Corp. in Fairmont as a maintenance technician. He was a member of the Eagles of Fairmont, the American Legion in Tyler County and the National Rifle Association. He enjoyed hunting and target shooting.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his daughter, Karen Davis of Fairmont; two brothers, Fred Davis of Fairmont, and Chuck Davis and his wife Suz of Morgantown; and a sister, Susie Atkins and her husband Tom of Salisbury, Md.

Also surviving are four nieces, Stacia Davis of Gainsville, Fla., and Betsy Atkins, Amanda Atkins and Emily Atkins, all of Salisbury, Md.

In keeping with the wishes of the deceased, his body will be cremated and a memorial service will be held at a later date.

Carpenter and Ford Funeral Home, 209 Merchant St., Fairmont, has been entrusted with arrangements.

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