Gerald Lester Davis, 92 of Arnold Mo. former resident of Poplar Bluff Mo, passed away on July 27, 2018 in Kearney Mo.

He was born on May 29, 1926 in Risco Mo. to the late Fred and Lila (Jones) Davis.  On February 18, 1961 he was united in marriage to Argie Mae Davis, she preceded him in death on Feb. 25, 2014.

He was a small engine repairman he knew lawn mower engines from front to back and he repaired numberous mowers in Poplar Bluff. He loved watching wresting on television,  going to auctions,  and dearly loved his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Surviving are his children, Gwen Paash and husband Eddie, Gerald Michael Davis, Kathy Ramsey and husband Mark, Patty Meador and husband Paul. Ten grandchildren, Dawn Eakins, Jayme McGee, Chad and Nathan Davis, Carissa Ham, Lacee Kaufmann, Kyle Ramsey, Mariah , Miranda, and Marissa Meador. Ten great grandchildren, Stephen Gross, Trenton, Nate, and Caydence McGee, Zach and Taylor Davis, Halo Ham, Grayson Strobel , Lincoln Kaufmann, Juliette Boese. Two sisters, Faye Morries, Marilyn Howell, two brothers, Bud Davis, Arlie Davis. He was preceded in death by his parents, one sister Ruth Nobles, five brothers Richard, Victor, June, Russell and Vernon Davis. One daughter-in-law Nancy Davis also preceded in death.

Visitation will be Thursday August 2, 2018  starting at 11:30 a.m. at Fowler-Sullivan Funeral Home.

The funeral  service will begin at 1 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Ron Fowler officiating .

Burial will follow in the Memorial Gardens.

The family has requested that memorials be made to  Crossroad Hospice-14310 E. 42nd Street suite 600 Independance Mo.64055,  or Back stoppers-10411 Clayton Rd. St.Louis Mo.  63131.