Haile S. Davis, 83 of Jacksonville, Arkansas passed from this life on May 27, 2019. He was born on April 12, 1936 in Wilmont, Arkansas to the late Dave and Ethel Mae Davis. He was a strong Christian leader whose playing of the harmonica led his mom and siblings into the Church of God in Christ. Haile was a very gifted harmonica player and enjoyed playing in a local band. He was a veteran of the United States Army where he excelled as a welder and electrician. Haile worked as a welder and also as the building superintendent for Pulaski Heights United Methodist Church. Most of all he enjoyed spending time with his family.
He is also preceded in death by his wife Dorothy Mae Davis; son Kirby Davis, step-son Oscar Luster; grandson Levester Springs Jr and four siblings. Haile leaves behind his children Gail Allen (Clarence), Dorothy Jean Hundley (Darren), Sandra Patillo, Levester Springs; siblings Verna Fleming, Pearl Dixon, Maggie Boyland, Karen Chatman and James Davis Sr; and a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, other family and friends.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, June 1, 2019 from 10-11am at A Natural State Funeral Service in Jacksonville, Arkansas with funeral services to follow at 11:00am. Burial will follow on Monday, June 3, 2019 at 9:00am at the Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery in North Little Rock, Arkansas with military honors.
Arrangements have been entrusted to A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main, Jacksonville, Arkansas. 501-982-3400
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