Jerry Paul Davis

Jerry Paul Davis, 74, of Dayton, passed away Friday morning, Aug. 9, 2019, at his home in Dayton. He was born on Aug. 17, 1944, in Dayton.

Jerry was a graduate of Rhea Central High School class of 1962 where he excelled in football. He was a lifetime member with 50 years of service with Local 43 Plumbers & Pipefitters. He enjoyed race cars, cars and car shows.

He is survived by his wife of 23 years, Imogene Gentry Davis, of Dayton; his daughter, Vicky King; his granddaughter, Jessica (Seth) Bledsoe; and his great-granddaughter, Caitlin Dunn, all of Soddy Daisy. He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Milligan Davis.

Graveside services for Jerry will be held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019, at Rhea Memory Gardens in Dayton with Rev. Jason Henderson officiating.

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The family is being cared for by Vanderwall Funeral Home where they will receive friends Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019, from 1 to 2:45 p.m.