Edman Davis

Tuesday, August 12, 2008

Memorial services for Edman Davis, 72, of Terril, will be held at 2 p.m., today, Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2008, at United Methodist Church of Terril. Rev. David Kruse will officiate the service.

Visitation will begin at 12:30 p.m. today and continue until the time of the service.

Edman passed away Thursday, Aug. 7, 2008, at the Good Samaritan Society in Estherville.

Edman John Davis, the son of Walter and Helen (Systma) Davis, was born April 7, 1936, in Spirit Lake.

He graduated from Terril High School. Edman served in the United States Army.

On Feb. 4, 1967, Edman was united in marriage to Rose Jean Swenson. Following their marriage the couple farmed and made their home in rural Terril. Later he was employed as a custodian at Spirit Lake High School. Edman enjoyed spending time with friends. Rose Jean died in January of 2008.

Edman was a member of United Methodist Church in Terril.

Preceding Edman in death were his wife; and parents.

Edman is survived by his children: Walt Davis of Spencer, Scott Davis and his wife, Dessie of Parker, S.D. , Paul Davis and his wife, Samantha of Jordan, Minn., Phillip Davis of Arnold's Park, and Anthony Davis of Des Moines; and nine grandchildren.