Louis G. Davis, Jr., age 80, of Windsor Drive, Hempfield Township, Greenville, passed away Tuesday morning, October 23, 2018 in his residence after a brief illness.
He was born in Aliquippa, Pennsylvania, on August 3, 1938 to Gaylord and Lealla (Barber) Davis.
Lou was a graduate of Mercer High.
He retired earlier this year from Sharon Coating, where he had been employed since 1995 in the Maintenance Department. He was previously employed at PI&I, Sharon Steel Corporation and West Track.
Lou was an avid Pittsburgh Sports Fan; especially the Steelers and he enjoyed fishing and had taken a yearly fishing trip to Port Clinton for many years.
In 1958 he married the former Karen E. Beil, she passed away on June 8, 2006.
Survivors include a daughter, Christine E. Hile and her husband, Ron, of Mercer; two brothers, Carl Davis and his wife, Cheryl and Russell Davis and his wife, Charlene, all of Hermitage; his five grandchildren whom he was very proud of; Jacob Osborne, Jennifer Osborne, Julia Hile, Elizabeth Burk and Lance Davis, Jr., two great-grandchildren, Jaina Burk and Madison Burk; his companion, Beverly Reimold of Greenville and her children, Mary Ann Greco of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, Julie Marshall and her husband, Michael and Mark Reimold, all of Greenville.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Lance Davis, Sr. and a sister, Shirley Moose.
Calling hours will be Thursday, October 25, 2018, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at Loutzenhiser-Jordan Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 366-368 Main Street, Greenville, Pennsylvania.
Funeral service will be Thursday, October 25, 2018, 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home following calling hours. Rev. James Fleck, officiating Bethel Life Worship Center.
Inurnment will be private in St. Michael Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the donor’s choice.
A television tribute will air Thursday, October 25 at the following approximate times: 6:41 a.m. WYTV and 8:41 a.m. MyYTV and 9:58 a.m. on FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.