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Ernest Lee Davis

March 24, 1956 — April 30, 2024


Ernest Lee Davis

Ernest Lee Davis, age 68, of Asheboro, passed away on April 30, 2024. 

He was born on March 24, 1956, in Alamance County to Wade and Martha Simmons Davis. He was a very well loved member of Westfield Baptist Church in Trinity with Pastor Garry Reeder.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Brian Davis.

He is survived by his wife, Linda Saunders Davis of the home; daughter, Alesia (Rex) Cranford of Asheboro, and son, Michael Hamilton of Hope Mills;  brother, Gary Davis of Utah, and sisters, Brenda Hayes of Maryland and Cynthia Pizzola of Ulah. He is also survived by his grandchildren, Matthew (Morgan) Cranford and Jamie Cranford (boyfriend, Shawn); great-grandchildren Kendall Cranford and Aubree Cranford; niece, Lindsey Pizzola; as well as numerous nieces in Utah.

A graveside service will be held on Thursday, May 9, 2024, at White Oak Springs Primitive Baptist Church at 2:00 pm with Rev. Garry Reeder officiating.

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Graveside Service

Thursday, May 9, 2024

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

White Oak Springs Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery

101 Lamonds Furniture Drive, Star, NC 27356

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