Willie Davis

Willie Scott Davis

E. Stefan Morris

Obituary for Willie Scott Davis

Willie Davis

August 6, 1930
to
February 9, 2018

Willie Scott Davis 87 was born to Jeff and Leola Davis in Cornersville, Arkansas on August 6, 1930. He was the 11th of 19 children. Scott was preceded in death by his parents, his wife (Zeophis Campbell), his son (Zachary Davis), 18 siblings, a grandson (Maurice Byers), son in law (Ike Byers), and companion (Bertha Manning).
His name was Willie but was known as Scott to many, and Papa to others. He was an avid hunter and a great marksman.
Scott married his childhood sweetheart, Zeophis and to this union 3 girls and a boy were born. They moved their family to Kansas City, Kansas in 1955 and Scott begin working in the construction field. He later started his own construction business amongst other entrepreneur businesses. He later met Bertha Manning they were together until her death.
On February 9, 2018 Scott departed this life. He leaves to cherish his memory three daughters: Bea Mitchell (Joe) of Grandview, MO; Clara Taylor of Kansas City, MO; Betty Davis of Kansas City, MO. One sister Iona Ridgell of Kansas City, MO; 7 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren, 1 great-great granddaughter and a host of cousins, nephews and nieces.

Visitation Details

Date and Time:

Friday, February 16, 2018 at 10:00 AM

Location:

Elite Funeral Chapel

11525 Blue Ridge Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64134

Service Details

Date and Time:

Friday, February 16, 2018 at
11:00 AM

Location:

Elite Funeral Chapel

11525 Blue Ridge Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64134

Interment Details

Interment Type: Cemetery

Longview Memorial Garden

Kansas City, Missouri

Professional Services Entrusted to Elite Funeral Chapel 11525 Blue Ridge Blvd. Kansas City, MO. 64134. Tel: (816) 765-0141 Fax (816) 765-5500