McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK

Breaking News

Obituaries

May 23, 2013

Glenn Douglas Davis

WILBURTON — Glenn Douglas Davis, 65, formerly of Kiowa, died Monday, May 20, 2013, at Medical Center of McKinney.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Bishop Chapel of Memories with the Rev. Brent Davis officiating. Burial will be at Kiowa Cemetery. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Bishop Funeral Service of McAlester.

Born Feb. 1, 1948, in Madill, he was the son of Alfred Vernon and Doris Bell Stinnett Davis. As a child the family moved to Kiowa where he graduated from Kiowa High School in the Class of 1966. He continued his education in Stroud, where he attended training as a heavy equipment operator.

He later joined the United States Air Force on Dec. 5, 1967. He served until he received his honorable discharge on May 1, 1970, having earned the rank of airman.

He married Shirley Dianne Crownover on Nov. 26, 1975, in Durant. He began his career with Texas Instruments in Sherman, Texas, later moving to Austin and then to Dallas. He was a machine operator for more than 30 years until his retirement in 2004.

He enjoyed watching ballgames on television and spending time with his family.

Survivors include his wife, Shirley Davis, of the home; son, Douglas G. Davis, Farmersville, Texas; daughter, Janelle Davis, Trenton, Texas; mother, Doris Davis, of Kiowa; sister and brother-in-law, Karen J. and Ron Horne, Flower Mound, Texas, and numerous other family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his father, Alfred V. Davis; mother-in-law, Dovie Norman, and father-in-law, Billy J. Norman.

 

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Obituaries
  • Howard 'J.D.' Tolson

    Howard “J.D.” Tolson, 97, of McAlester, died Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Walnut Grove Living Center in McAlester.

    July 31, 2014

  • Allie Leah Sparks

    Allie Leah Sparks, 84, of Ash Creek, died Tuesday, July 29, 2014, in Muskogee.

    July 31, 2014

  • Mozelle Pearce

    Mozelle Pearce, 90, of Talihina, died Tuesday, July 29, 2014, at Eastern Oklahoma Medical Center in Poteau.

    July 31, 2014

  • Mozelle Pearce,

    Mozelle Pearce, 90, of Talihina, died Tuesday, July 29, 2014, at Eastern Oklahoma Medical Center in Poteau.

    July 31, 2014

  • Ann Noe

    Ann Noe, 83, of McAlester, died Wednesday, July 30, 2014, in Tulsa.

    July 31, 2014

  • Janice Holt

    Janice Holt, 74, of Hartshorne, died Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at her home.

    July 31, 2014

  • Sherry Grapentine

    Sherry Grapentine, 52, of Wilburton, died Monday, July 28, 2014, at McAlester Regional Health Center.

    July 31, 2014

  • Sherry Grapentine

    Sherry Grapentine, 52, of Wilburton, died Monday, July 28, 2014, at McAlester Regional Health Center.

    July 31, 2014

  • Luther Gene Gill

    Luther Gene Gill, 76, of Hartshorne, died Tuesday, July 29, 2014, at McAlester Regional Health Center.

    July 31, 2014

  • Jeanette Bryan

    Jeanette Bryan, 74, of Longtown and Eufaula, died Tuesday, July 29, 2014.

    July 31, 2014