AHOSKIE, NC – William Dickey Davidson, age 81, passed away on Saturday, October 12, 2019 at the Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, NC.
Mr. Davidson was born on September 28, 1938 to the late Charlie Woodrow Davidson and Viola Felton Davidson in Colerain, NC. William served his country proudly in the United States Army. He was a salesman
for 50 years, meeting new friends daily. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, and uncle, and cherished his family. William was a devoted past member of New Hope Baptist Church where he served as deacon. He was an avid hunter and enjoyed playing the harmonica in church and nursing homes. William was loved by many and will be deeply missed by all that knew him.
William is survived by his beloved wife of 58 years, Barbara, two daughters, Kaye D. Lamb and husband Jimmy of Wilmington, NC, and Kimberly Davidson of Ahoskie; son, Kenneth Davidson and wife Phyllis of
Colerain; two grandsons, Morgan Lamb of Wilmington, DE, and Trent Davidson of Colerain; two granddaughters, Tori Lamb of Wilmington, NC, and Emily Lamb of Sea Bring, FL; sister, Phyllis Johnson and
husband Tommy of Colerain; brother, Al Davidson and wife Carol Ann of Roanoke Rapids, NC; and nephews David Vick, Melvin Davidson, and Michael Davidson.
The family will receive friends on Monday, October 14, 2019, from 7:00 pm until 8:30 pm at Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service, Ahoskie, NC.
A celebration of life graveside service will be held on Tuesday, October 15, 2019, at 2:00 pm at the Highland Memorial Gardens, Ahoskie, NC, with Rev Troy Bordeaux and Dr. Lorenza Stox officiating.
Flowers are welcome or memorial contributions may be made directly to the American Legion Post 102, 116 McGlohon Street North, Ahoskie, NC, 27910 or online by clicking here
Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Ahoskie Chapel is handling the arrangements for the Davidson family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting www.garrettsykesfs.com.
Date: Monday, October 14, 2019
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Date: Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Time: 2:00 pm
Highland Memorial Gardens
Rev Troy Bordeaux and Rev. Lorenzo Stocks will be officiating the graveside service.
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