Joe Edward Davis, 60, of Stella, went to be with his Lord on Friday August 7, 2015.
Joe was born on February 16, 1955 to Bennie and Sena Davis. He graduated from White Oak High School and served his country in the US Army, retiring as a 1st Sergeant after 20 years of service. Joe later returned to school, graduating in 2003 with a Doctrine of Theology. He was a member of Community Church in Bear Creek.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Bennie and Sena Davis, and his brother Jimmy Davis.
Joe is survived by his wife, Carolyn Davis of the home; three sons, Michael D. Pridgen and wife Natalie of Kinston, Steve Pridgen and wife Pat of Stella, and Gary D. Pridgen and wife Sharon of Greenville; six grandchildren, Daniel, Mark, Alexis, Josey, Ashley, and Kayli; and five siblings, Percy Davis, Ronnie Davis, Rosa Barwick, Christine Capps, and Linda Morton.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 2 pm on Tuesday August 11, 2015 at Grants Creek Missionary Baptist Church with Pastor Steve Pridgen and Pastor Bennie Mills officiating. Interment will follow at the Davis Family Cemetery.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 pm on Monday August 10, 2015 at Grants Creek Missionary Baptist Church, 1401 Old 30 Road in Maysville.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Community Church, 418 Morristown Road Stella, NC 28582.