97, Rural Robinson, Illinois
Visitation: 5:00 – 7:00 P.M. Thursday, April 26, 2012 – Pulliam Funeral Home, Oblong, Illinois and Friday morning one hour prior to service at the First Christian Church, Oblong, Illinois.
Funeral Service: 11:00 A. M. Friday, April 27, 2012 – Pulliam Funeral Home, Oblong, Illinois
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of a contribution to the First Christian Church Youth Dept. or Oblong Children’s Christian Home with envelopes available or may be mailed to Pulliam Funeral Home, P.O. Box 121, Oblong, Illinois 62449.
Charles M. Davis, 97, rural Robinson, Illinois passed away at 8:00 a.m. Tuesday, April 24, 2012, at his residence. Born near Stoy, Crawford County, Illinois on February 7, 1915, he was the son of John Claude Davis and Arizona Maude Della (Morgan) Davis. He was a graduate of Oblong Township High School ~ Class of 1933. He farmed all his life. He was an Elder at the Oblong First Christian Church for many years where he taught Sunday School for Junior High and High School boys for several years. Member of the Crawford County Farm Bureau and several farm organizations; served on several farm boards; 4-H Leader for many years; he loved gospel music and sang in several quartet’s
Charles is survived by three nieces, Mindy Buerskins, Megan Smith and Emily Davis; one nephew, Nickoulas Davis and special friends and caregivers Kelly & Crystal Davis and family.
Preceding Charles in death were his parents; a brother & sister-in-law, Eugene A. & Frances Davis; a sister, Catherine Davis and two nephews.
Bro. Dee Wolfe & Steve Allen will officiate the funeral service. Burial will follow in the Oblong Cemetery, Oblong, Illinois.