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John Davidson, Sr.

September 25, 1940 ~ October 31, 2017 (age 77)

On Wednesday, September 25, 1940, a baby boy was born to Tom Davidson and Phyllis Dillingham Davidson in Bay City, Texas, whom they names John Davidson.

He was baptized at an early age at Moore Avenue Church of Christ in Bay City, Texas. 

John grew up in Bucks Bayou community with his siblings and other relatives and friends.  John’s passion was truck driving and he drove for many years.  In his pass times he loved playing dominoes with his friends. 

John attended public school at Hilliard High School in Bay City, where he graduated with the Class of 1960.

John met and married the love of his life Bertha Edwards Davidson; to this union one son was born. 

He was preceded in death by his wife, Bertha Edwards Davidson; parents, Tom and Phyllis Davidson; and sisters, Mary Bernard and Edna Mae Franklin.

John’s life came to a close on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at his home in Bay City.  His many memories will always remain in the hearts of his six children, Tamara Earls (Larry) of Mississippi, John Davidson, Jr. of Houston, Ricky Davidson, Sr. (Felecia) of Houston, Steven Davidson (Zelma) of Bay City, John Davidson (Erica) of Bay City, and Fidel Davidson of Irving; eleven grandchildren, Danielle, Shaquille, Erica, Taylor, Jillian, Dajon, Dylan, Jalon, Jared, Ricky II, and Derrick; two sisters, Mildred Davidson .Polk of California, and Luthallia Franklin; a loving and devoted niece, Vickie Benard of Houston;  and host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends who will miss him tremendously.


 Service Information

November 10, 2017

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Chapel of Green's Mortuary
2702 Avenue C
Bay City, TX 77414-8514

Funeral Service
November 11, 2017

11:00 AM
1901 Golden Avenue
Bay City, TX 77414

Burial after Service
November 11, 2017

Eastview Cemetery
2401 Golden Avenue
Bay City, TX 77414

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