In Loving Memory
Mr. George Davis
Mr. Davis was born on October 14, 1929, in Pittsylvania
County, VA, a son of the late Hugh Davis and Mary Draper Davis. George was
raised in the Brosville community where he worked on his family’s farm. After
high school, he attended Ferrum College where he played baseball for two years.
George served his country in the US Army National Guard from May 1951 until
December 1952. George then started his career in funeral service. He started
working for his aunt at McKee Funeral Home and then went on to work at Colbert
Funeral Home in Gretna for a short time. In 1964, George earned is Funeral
Directors license and then came to Swicegood Funeral Home where he served as a
Funeral Director and a Vice President. George was a faithful and dedicated
member Swicegood-Barker Funeral Home and continued to work until his health
wouldn’t allow him. He was married to Judy Ware Davis who preceded him in death
and was a member of Fairview United Methodist Church. He enjoyed watching many
different sports, especially baseball and football.
Dr. Charles Scearce was a valued employee of Swicegood-Barker for over 30 years. He was a dedicated co worker and a friend to all who knew him. Charles will be greatly missed.
11/27/1934 - 12/09/2022