Sid Paul Davis, Sr., 79 passed away on Thursday, September 28, 2017 in his home surrounded by his loving family. Mr. Davis was born on July 15, 1938 in Beaufort County. He was the son of Myrtle Madelyn Tingle and David Clifton Davis.
Mr. Davis was a member of Bethany United Methodist Church and served our country as a member of
the United States Army. He worked with East Carolina Supply Company, The Town of Plymouth and Department of Corrections. After retirement he enjoyed meeting new people and cracking one nut at a time with his pecan cracking business.
His surviving family includes his wife Polly Selby Davis of the home, his daughters Teri Holliday and her husband Wayne of Plymouth, Pam Elliott and her husband Milton "Gator" of Roper. Wendy White and her husband Charlie of Plymouth, Elizabeth "Scooter" Gosciniak and her husband Ronald of Hope Mills; his son Frank Davis and his wife Sandra of South Mills; his sisters Joan Selby Craft of Belhaven, Carlene Selby Potter and her husband Herbert of Belhaven, and Phyllis Woolard and her husband Phillip of Plymouth; his sister-in-law Metta Davis of Belhaven; his grandchildren: Ashley Linden, Tre Reaves and his wife Cindy, Jacob Holliday and his wife Haley, Jennifer Stotesberry and her friend Steve, Amber Chesson and her husband Brandon, Brandi Spiewak and her husband Thad. Alex White, Shelbi White, Michael Harris, Mehgan Harris, Daniel White and his wife Carrie, Benjamin Cox, and Grant Davis; and 9 Great Grandchildren.
Mr. Davis was preceded in death by his son Sid Paul Davis, Jr and his brother David Tex Davis.
A Celebration of Mr. Davis' life will be held at 2:00 PM on Sunday, October 1, 2017 at Bethany United Methodist Church in Belhaven with Pastor William Creech officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends on Saturday, September 30, 2017 from 6:00-7:30 pm in Zion's Chapel Church of Christ in Roper. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Bethany UMC at 2766 S. Savannah Rd. Belhaven NC 27810. Friends may send online condolences by visiting www.jimmysawyerfdl.com. Sawyer Funeral Home is serving the Davis Family.
Bethany United Methodist Church Cemetery
2766 South Savannah Road
Belhaven, NC, 27810
SEP 30. 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM
Zion's Chapel Church of Christ
6001 NC 32
Roper, NC, US, 27970
OCT 1. 02:00 PM
Bethany United Methodist Church
2766 South Savannah Road
Belhaven, NC, US, 27810