Ricky Wayne Davis, 63, of Shelbyville, passed away Sunday, August 29, 2021, in Shelbyville.
Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Thursday, September 2, 2021, at Watson & Sons Funeral Home in Center. Funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m., Friday, September 3, 2021, at Watson & Sons Chapel with Bro. Kerry Green, Bro. Mark Green, and Bro. Joseph Palacios officiating. Interment will follow at Duncan Cemetery in Shelby County.
Born April 17, 1958, Ricky is the son of Farrel Dean Davis Jr. and Erma Ilene Owens Davis. He worked as a master mechanic. Hobbies included water sports, anything to do with motorcycles, woodworking, and hunting. Ricky became a private pilot and also built and raced custom pulling sleds. He was a member of Spirit of Life United Pentecostal Church in Garrison, where he enjoyed serving Jesus by playing his harmonica, studying the Bible, and even sometimes preaching. Ricky was also known as a big comedian, loving to bring laughter to those around him.
He is survived by his wife, Peggy Davis of Shelbyville; children, Jaime Davis of Nacogdoches, Jeremy Davis of Nacogdoches, Zachery Hass of Houston, and Dakota Hass of Henderson; stepsons, Tommy Hass of Shelbyville and Jonathon Hass of Shelbyville; grandchildren, Jacob Henson, Mia Cartwright, Kaden Davis, Keagan Davis, Kami Davis, Chevy Hass, and Casey Hass; mother, Erma Ilene Owens; sister, Regina Lea Davis of Garrison. As well as many extended family members in Missouri
Preceded in death by his dad, Farrel Dean Davis Jr.; and brother, Randall Dean Davis.
Pallbearers will be Tommy Hass, Dustan Green, Jonathon Hass, Trenton Bartley, Zachery Hass, Chris Sheppard, Dakota Hass, and Charlie Permenter.
Online condolences & tributes can be sent at www.watsonandsonsfuneralhome.com