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Roy Glennon Davis

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Dec. 8, 1943 - Aug. 28, 2020

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JONES COUNTY: Roy Glennon Davis, of 1041 Porter Circle Gray, died peacefully surrounded by his family Friday, Aug. 28 at his residence. A visitation was held Sunday, Aug. 30 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Gray Memorial and a memorial service was held 11:00 a.m. Monday, Aug. 31 at Gray Memorial Chapel, 4378 Gray Highway Gray, Georgia 31032. Pastor Bo Turner officiated. Interment followed at Montgomery Cemetery, Cowan, TN on Tuesday Sept. 1 at 1 p.m. Brother John Segree officiated.

Roy was born Dec. 8, 1943 in Sherwood, TN and had lived in middle Georgia since 1972. He was the son of the late Willie Davis and Alberta Davis and preceded in death also by his brother-in-law Tommy Jackson.

Roy was the owner of 49 Tire Company. His passion was coaching little league football and baseball. He made an impact on all those he came in contact with. He was an avid Tennessee Vols fan and had been a season ticket holder since 1969. He attended all home games and most away games and enjoyed tail gating with his family.

Mr. Davis is survived by his wife of 41 years, Linda Davis; sons, Scott (Angela) Davis, Brian (Lisa) Ivey, and Jeff Ivey; daughter, Donna (Gene) Deaux; grandchildren, Bren Ivey, Layne Cox, Taylor Calder, Jessica Ivey, Heather Sims, and Hailey Day; nine great-grandchildren; sister, Joyce Jackson; and several nieces and nephews.

The family may be contacted at the residence of Linda Davis.

Flowers will be accepted or you may make a donation to a local charity of your choice.

Please visit the online memorial at

Gray Memorial Chapel was honored to be entrusted with the care of the Roy Davis family.