William Milton "Sweet Pea" DavisOctober 18, 1946 ~ July 24, 2017 (age 70)
William Milton “Sweet Pea” Davis, 70, of Wake Forest passed away Monday morning, July 24, 2017. He was born in Wake County, the son of the late Lenward and Josephine Davis. He was a former volunteer firefighter at Stony Hill Fire Department and was retired from General Electric and later from IBM.
Funeral services will be held at 3 o’clock Friday afternoon, July 28, 2017 at Stony Hill Baptist Church, 7521 Stony Hill Road, Wake Forest, NC 27587. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Mr. Davis is survived by his wife of 52 years, Susie Ray Davis; daughters, Belinda Davis of Wake Forest and Yolanda Lee “Yoyo” Johnson and husband, Chris, of Raleigh; sons, Sidney Davis and wife, Christy, and Scottie Davis and wife, Heather, all of Wake Forest; grandchildren, T.J. Pearce and wife, Kinsey, Nikki Holloway and husband, L.D., Kristy Staton and husband, Kyle, Scottlin Davis, Caitlin Davis, Ty Davis, Sydney Davis, Kayla Davis, Drake Davis, Megan Vallery and Drew Vallery; great-grandchildren, Maddox and Kendall Holloway and Ryder and Tucker Staton; brother, Linwood Earl Davis and wife, Sandy of Wake Forest; aunts, Lathie Ann Ray, Elsie Kemp and Helen Ray. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Shirley Tevepaugh.
Friends may visit with the family from 6-8 Thursday evening, July 27, 2017 at Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 405 S. Main St., Wake Forest, NC 27587. (919-556-5811)