Obituary for Joe Davis, Jr.

On Friday, January 5, 2018 Joe Davis, Jr. took his last breath on Earth and his first breath in Heaven at the age of 66.

Born January 9, 1951 in Newbern, Virginia he was the son of the late Joseph Davis, Sr. & Virginia Isabelle Scott Davis.

Joe spent 15 years in the United States Army and Army Reserves as a Drill Sergeant. He worked for the Radford Arsenal (Aliant Tech Systems) for 28 years.

He was the Treasurer of Old Dominion HOG Chapter of Wytheville from 2003-2011 and served as President of both the Ruritan Club and the OCAW Union.

He is survived by his

Wife of 23 years

Kathy Hancock Davis – Dublin


Joseph “Joey” Douglas Davis, III & wife, Allison Gordon Davis – Lexington, KY

Timothy “Tim” Lee Davis & wife, Kathryn Buza  Davis – Houston, TX

Wendy Kaye Dean & husband, Dennis Dean – Pulaski

Amanda Dalton Wright & husband, Brad “Opie” Wright – Dublin

10 Grandchildren

1 Great Granddaughter 


Tommy (Carol) Davis – Shiloh

David (Phyllis) Davis – Dublin

Jerry (Paula) Davis – Dublin

Rodger (Gretchen) Davis – Dublin

Walking Companion / Best Bud


Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM – Thursday, January 11, 2018 at the Bower Funeral Home-Chapel, Pulaski with Rev. Mike Honaker officiating. Interment will follow at the Southwest Virginia Veterans Cemetery, Dublin.

The family will receive friends between 5:00-7:00 PM – Wednesday evening at the Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations in Joe’s memory be made to the Lewis-Gale Cancer Center (2400 Lee Highway, Pulaski, VA 24301)

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Bower Funeral Homes, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.