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Visitation at the Funeral Home

Seaver-Brown Chapel
Thursday October 14th, 2021
6:00pm - 8:00pm

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Funeral Service

Seaver-Brown Chapel
Thursday October 14th, 2021

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Edward Dean Davis


Edward Dean Davis, age 73 of Marion, passed away Monday, October 11, 2021, surrounded by family.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Irene Davis; father, Edward Earl Davis; brothers Corbin Shuler and Burley Davis; special nieces Kay, Michelle, and Jane.

Mr. Davis is survived by his wife, Gaynelle Davis; his children, Rebecca Richardson and husband, Tim, Dean Allen Davis and wife Kim, Billie Jo Davis and husband, Phillip De Vita; grandchildren, Hope Davis and fiancé, Cody Hobbs, Zach Richardson, Dusty De Vita, Waylon De Vita; and new great-granddaughter Ophila Mae Hobbs; sister, Opal Overbay and husband, Freddie; brothers, C.L. Shuler and Estell Davis; sisters-in-law, Lucille Shuler and Carol Davis; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

The family will receive friends Thursday, October 14, 2021 from 6 until 8 p.m. at Seaver-Brown Chapel. Funeral services will follow at 8 p.m. with Reverend Bobby Justice, Brother Randy Pafford and Brother Tim Surber officiating. Burial will be private.

Everyone attending is asked to follow the COVID-19 Safety & Social Distancing Guidelines.

Flowers will be appreciated or memorial donations may be made to the Ronald McDonald House, 2224 South Jefferson Street, Roanoke, VA 24014 or 418 N. State of Franklin Road, Johnson City, TN 37604.

To share memories of Edward Dean Davis, please visit www.seaverbrown.com. Care for the Davis family has been entrusted to Seaver-Brown Funeral Service & Crematory, 237 East Main Street, Marion, Va. 24354.

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Gaynell and Children Sorry to hear of Dean passing, the last 2 years i worked at the Hospital Dean and I spent together on the same Ward, He was a pleasure to work with and a good friend Praying for the family, Look to the LORD as he can give you a peace that no other can. Tom and Sue Gentry

Tommy Gentry Oct 14 2021 12:00 AM

Dear Opal, Gaynelle, and other Family, deepest sympathy to you all. Praying for peace and comfort for you during this sad time and in the days ahead.

Betty Hash Oct 14 2021 12:00 AM

Deepest condolences for your loss. The beautiful video tribute of memories is testament to a life well lived. Prayers and well wishes. Sincerely, Kory Rivera and family Youngest son of Mary Ellen Plummer.

Kory Oct 14 2021 12:00 AM

Prayers and hugs to Gaynelle and all of the family. Dean has always been a great guy. We will all miss him.

LINDA DIAZ Oct 13 2021 12:00 AM

Gaynelle and family, we were saddened to hear of Dean's passing. You all will be in our thoughts and prayers during this sad time. May God's blessings comfort you all. Sandy and Mastin

Sandy Mathena Oct 13 2021 12:00 AM

Gaynelle and family, You are in my thoughts and prayers at this sad time. I know how difficult it is. I also know that our heavenly Father can give you comfort and peace. I am praying for His amazing grace and peace to comfort and strengthen you in the coming days and weeks ahead. Jill McKinnon. Isaiah 41:10

Jill McKinnon Oct 13 2021 12:00 AM

I am so so sorry to see this. May God wrap you all in His arms and give you comfort.

Connie Harris Oct 13 2021 12:00 AM

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