John Clifford Davis Sr., 85, of Port Charlotte, Fla.,and formerly of New Braintree, Mass., passed away Sunday, May 11, 2014, in Port Charlotte.
He was born Nov. 9, 1928, in Norwell, Mass., to Isabel (nee Elliott) and Guy Clifford Davis.
John, a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War, and a retired Master Plumber, moved from New Braintree to Port Charlotte with his wife Willa L. (nee Morse) Davis in 1992. John was a member and Past Grand Master of the West Brookfield, Mass., Masonic Lodge, and a member of Murdock Baptist Church in Port Charlotte.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 61 years, Willa L. Davis; six children, John C. Davis Jr., Robert G. Davis, Gregory M. Davis, Elaine M. Davis, Rebecca Davis-Weeks and Peter A. Davis; 12 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. In addition to his parents, John was preceded in death by his daughters, Carolyn R. Davis and Louise K. Martineau.
Funeral services and burial will be held at a later date in Massachusetts. Friends may visit www.robersonfh.com to sign the memory book and extend condolences to the family.
Arrangements are by Roberson Funeral Home, Port Charlotte Chapel.