Herman Franklin Davis, Sr., age 92, of McKinney, Texas, passed away December 10, 2011. He was born September 30, 1919, in Princeton, Texas, to Elmer E. and Dovie (McCarter) Davis. Herman grew up in Princeton; he worked for Metzger’s Dairy for a number of years, Texaco, and was self- employed working as Davis Excavation. Herman proudly served his country in the United States Army Air Corps.
He is survived by his son, Drew Davis of Lucas, Texas; sister, Nell Sisco of Farmersville, Texas; daughter-in-law, Tonya Davis; and grandchildren, Callie Davis and Ashley Davis of Lucas, F.J. Davis of Denison, Texas, Cherleen Davis of Denison, Texas and Casey Davis of Van Alstyne, Texas.
Herman is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Alma Easton Davis; son, Herman Franklin Davis Jr.; and nine other brothers and sisters.
A graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, December 11, 2011, at Cannon Cemetery in Van Alstyne, Texas.