EARL K. DAVIS

LOHRVILLE – Earl K. Davis of Lohrville passed away Sunday May 25, 2014 at the age of 88. He graduated from Farnhamville High School in 1944 and served in the U.S. Air Force from 1945-1948. He married Barbara Borg on June 16,1951. He operated Borg-Davis Implement and Davis TV. He also farmed, was a substitute Rural Mail Carrier and then a full-time Rural Mail Carrier from which he retired in 1990. He was a volunteer fireman for 35 years, a city council member, Scoutmaster, school bus driver and member of the American Legion and Lohrville Christian Church. Earl was awarded the Silver Beaver as Scoutmaster. He enjoyed cycling and rode on RAGBRAI multiple times, completing the entire trek 8 times.

He is survived by his wife Barbara of Lohrville, son Brian (Becky) Davis of Lake City, daughter Marsha (Doug) Jones of Cedar Falls, 6 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren.

His funeral service will be at Evergreen Cemetery south of Lohrville on Wednesday May 28 at 11:00.