Meadville Tribune

March 23, 2013

Edward S. Davis

Meadville Tribune

LINESVILLE — Edward S. Davis, 87, of Linesville, passed away Friday, March 22, 2013, at his residence.

Born April 17, 1925, in Linesville, he was a son of the late Harry W. Davis and Zella I. Rose Davis.

He was a graduate of Linesville High School.

Edward worked as a carpenter at Union Local 171 in Ohio.

He was of the Protestant faith.

He enjoyed gardening and woodworking.

He was a past member of Linesville Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7842 and Linesville American Legion Post 462.

Edward served our country in the U.S. Navy during World War II in both the Atlantic and Pacific.       

He is survived by his sister-in law, Shirley Davis, and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Elvry and Jacob; and two sisters, Dellita Manos and Bessie Johnson.

Calling hours are today from 2 to 4  and 7 to 9 p.m. at Royal-Coleman Funeral Home, 6028 U.S. Highway 6, Linesville. 

The funeral will be on Monday at 11 a.m. at the funeral home, with the Rev. Rachel Johns of Linesville Presbyterian Church officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to Multiple Sclerosis Society, 1501 Reesdale St., Suite 105, Pittsburgh, Pa. 15233.

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