William Anton “Billy” Davis, age 85, passed away on Jan. 30, 2019.
Immediate survivors include wife, Phyllis Garland Davis of Sparta, children Carol Steele of Eatonton, Connie Hively of Griffin, Mike (Mary Ann) Davis of Lithia Springs, and Jerry (Linda) Davis of Sparta, stepchildren, Gene (Robin) Garland of Buckhead, Noel (Samantha) Garland of Knoxville, Tenn. and Cherry (Keith) Simpson of Baldwin, 22 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren, sisters Blanche Scoggins of Columbia, S.C., Louise Moore Arrington of Crawfordville, and Mary Frances (Paul) Abernathy of Greensboro.
Williams Funeral Home and Crematory has charge of arrangements. Services were at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 2 in Darien Baptist Church. Burial followed in Sparta City Cemetery.