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William Samuel Davis

November 12, 1935 — November 26, 2020

William Samuel Davis

William Samuel Davis of Virgilina, VA passed away November 26, 2020.  He was born in Halifax County, VA on November 12, 1935 and was 85 years of age. He was the son of the late Samuel Davis and the late Inez Davis. He was married to Effie Powell Davis who survives.


He was a member of Aarons Creek Baptist Church.  


William Samuel Davis is survived by:

His Wife

Effie Powell Davis of South Boston

His Daughter

Frances Charlton (Eric) of Greensboro, NC

One Grandchild

Jason Owen (Katie) of Aarons Creek

Great Grandchild

Miah and Makenna Owen

His Sister

Peggy Newton


***Preceded in death by***

His Daughter

Ruth D. Owen


Shirley Walker


A memorial service will be held Sunday, December 13, 2020 at 2:00 P.M. at Aarons Creek Baptist Church with the Rev. Mike Riley officiating.


For memorials please consider a charity of your choice.


Online condolences may be directed to


Arrangements are by: Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.

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Sunday, December 13, 2020

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