Seagrove - David Aster Davis, 93, of 500 Davis Road, died Monday, May 7, 2012, at Autumn Care of Biscoe.
A graveside service will be held at 2:00 PM, Thursday, May 10, 2012, at Dover Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Darren Richardson officiating.
Mr. Davis was born in Moore County to Carlie Lee and Hannah Dunn Davis. He was a retired saw mill log cutter. He loved to fish and was also well known for his making of sugar cane syrup, better known as molasses.
He is survived by his daughter, Ruby Schoolcraft and husband, Charles, of Seagrove; sons, Richard Davis, of Troy, Barney Davis and wife, Martha, of Asheboro, Van Davis, of Star, Danny Davis, of Seagrove, Gary Davis and wife, Linda, of Seagrove; brothers, Bernie Davis, of Seagrove, Lewis Davis, of Asheboro; 11 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, Wednesday, May 9, 2012, at Phillips Funeral Home, 216 South Main Street, Star and other times at the home of Gary and Linda Davis, 501 Davis Road, Seagrove.