Woodrow "Bud"'s Story
Woodrow Bud Davis, 73, of Dwight, passed away on Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at Morris Hospital and Healthcare Centers in Morris, IL Funeral services will be Monday, January 15, 2018 at 11:00am at the Dwight United Methodist Church. Visitation will be from 3-6 p.m. on Sunday, January 14, 2018 at Hager Memorial Home, Dwight. Burial will be at Arborcrest Cemetery in Effingham, IL on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at 1:00 p.m.
Bud was born on October 15, 1944 in Altamont, IL to Woodrow W. and Fern (Duckwitz) Davis. He married Brenda Kay Sampson on June 5, 1964 in Madisonville, KY. She passed away on September 30, 2015.
Bud is survived by his son, Steven (Faye) Davis of Marseilles; daughter, Jill (Brent) Ohlendorf of Dwight; mother, Fern Davis; brother, Alf (Nancy) Davis of Altamont; sisters, Nancy Kirchhoff of Decatur, Sharon (Larry) Goers of Altamont, IL, Tina (John Robertson) Pressley of Decatur; significant other, Dianne Sullivan; close friend, Inez Bradshaw of Auburn, KY grandchildren Carina Davis, Eric Davis, Chad Davis, Avery Ohlendorf, and Kade Ohlendorf; two great grandchildren; Honorary grandson, William Bergstrom
Bud is preceded in death by his father; son, Michael Troy Davis; brother-in-laws, Carl Kirchhoff, Larry and Norris Sampson, sister, Judy Duckwitz.
He graduated Altamont High School in 1962. He was a member of the Dwight United Methodist Church and the Dwight Night Owls CB Radio group. He was a fan of Nascar, the Cubs, and traveling. Above all he enjoyed spoiling his grandkids. Memorials in honor of Bud may be made to Dwight United Methodist Church and the American Cancer Society. Online condolences may be made at Hagermemorial.com
Published on January 11, 2018