JEFFERSON COUNTY IL 
OBITUARIES
Clyde Davis, 96, of Mt. Vernon, Illinois, died at St. Mary's 
Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon, Illinois on Thursday, March 30, 
2006 at 8:25 A.M. He was born on July 13, 1909 in DuBois,Illinois a son to 
Isaac Davis and Effie (Mann) Davis. He married Velma Karraker on May 
20, 1938 and she died on September 6, 1982. Clyde was retired from Webber 
Township High School as a janitor, previously had worked as a Carman in 
the Chicago Northwestern Railroad. 

VISITATION was 5:00 to 8:00 PM Saturday, April 1, 2006 at Hughey 
Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, Illinois. 

GRAVESIDE SERVICES were held Sunday, April 2, 2006 at 3:00 P.M. at 
Flint Cemetery in Belle Rive, Illinois with Reverend Merritt Strickland 
officiating.  BURIAL followed. 

Surviving Family Members include 3 Daughters: 
Judy Roberts and husband John, Keenes, Illinois, 
Carolyn Young and husband Danny, Mt. Vernon, Illinois and 
Peggy Davis, Mt. Vernon, Illinois, 

6 Grandchildren, 8 Great Grandchildren, Several Nieces and Nephews also 
survive. 

His parents, wife, Son: Billy Gene Davis, 4 Brothers and 2 Sisters 
preceded him in death. 

Mr. Davis was a Christian. For those who wish, memorials may be given 
to the Adam Lee Lorance Memorial Art Scholarship or the Alyssa Dawn 
Lorance Memorial Theatre Scholarship and will be accepted at the funeral 
home or may be mailed to Hughey Funeral Home, P.O. Box 721, Mt. Vernon, 
Illinois 62864.



Source: Hughey Funeral Home
Date: 3-2006
Submitted by: Sandy Bauer
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