Bill Davis, 78, of Staunton died June 6


Bill Davis, 78, husband of Thelma Davis of Big Sky Apartments, Staunton, passed away Thursday, June 6, 2019, at his residence.

Mr. Davis was born in Buena Vista on Oct. 20, 1940, a son of the late William Thurman and Gladys Lillian (Raines) Davis.

Bill was a United States Navy veteran and retired from General Electric in 2002 after 35 years of service.

In addition to his parents, Bill was preceded in death by a brother, Freddy Davis of Buena Vista.

Surviving in addition to his wife of 52 years, is his son, Steven Davis; his daughter, Cathy Almeida; a number of grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

A celebration of life will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 12, in the Big Sky Club House, 107 Community Way, Staunton.

Coffman Funeral Home and Crematory, 230 Frontier Drive, Staunton, is in charge of his arrangements.

Condolences may be expressed to the family online at

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