Samuel Davis, age 91, formerly of Garland City, AR, died Sunday, February 17, 2019 at Longview Regional Medical Center, Longview, TX. He was born January 22, 1928 in Lewisville, AR, the son of the late Reuben and the late Roberta Davis.
Samuel married Ineta Proctor in 1945 and to their union five children were born: Willie Mae Davis-Martin, Samuel Davis, Betty Jo Davis-Bostick, Gloria Jean Davis-Smith and Leon Davis. His wife and children preceded him in death, as well as one brother and one sister: Daniel Davis and Betty Davis.
He proudly worked for Garland City School District as a bus driver and head of maintenance for forty-one years.
He leaves to cherish his memories: twelve grandchildren, thirty-three great-grandchildren, four great-great-grandchildren, one brother, Reuben Davis, one daughter-in-law, Malinda Davis, and a great host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.