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.