October 9, 1944 May 28, 2012
Lee Evans Davis of Sisters, Oregon, passed away peacefully, with his family by his side on May 28, 2012, (Memorial Day), in Bend, Oregon. He was 67.
Funeral Services will be held on Sunday, June 3, 2012, at 2:30 p.m., at Sisters Community Church, located at 1300 W. Mckenzie Hwy., in Sisters. A reception will immediately follow.
Lee was born October 9, 1944, in Portland, Oregon, to Harold and Eloise Davis.
He earned a B.S. degree from the University of Kansas and served in the U.S. Air Force, attaining the rank of Captain. He fought in the Vietnam War and was awarded numerous medals and awards.
He married Josephine Groves on September 4, 1966.
He worked as a CPA, and owned a small business. He was an avid sports fan and devoted much of his life to coaching Little League and Babe Ruth Baseball.
Lee is survived by his wife, Josephine Davis of Sisters, Oregon; his daughter, Emily Wall of Juneau, Alaska; sons, Andrew Uzunoe of Portland, Oregon, and Samuel Davis of Redmond, Oregon. Other survivors include his seven grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his granddaughter, Saki Uzunoe.
Memorial contributions may be made to Sisters American Legion, Post 68.
Baird Funeral Home of Bend, Oregon is in charge of arrangements, (541)382-0913. www.bairdmortuaries.com
Lee Evans Davis