2013-04-25 / Obituaries

Terry G. Davis, 73, of Mobridge, S.D.

Terry G. Davis, 73, of Mobridge, S.D., died Thursday, April 11, 2013, at his home in Mobridge.

Terrence Gene was born Feb. 14, 1940, in Emmons County to Charles and Ruth (Schnabel) Davis. He was raised on the family farm there, graduating from Pollock High School, S.D., in 1958.

Terry married DeLila Meyer in 1959 and to this union four children were born, Ja Ray “Jay,” Teresa, Ritchie and Patrick.

While in Mobridge, Terry worked for the Mobridge Police Department and Coca- Cola before taking up construction.

Terry married Judy Kennedy in 1984, living in Rapid City, S.D., until moving to Columbia Falls, Mont., in 1986. Terry worked several jobs while there, but also had a cleaning business with Judy, JT Services, cleaning numerous businesses for a number of years. He and Judy moved back to Mobridge in 2006.

Terry was a big fan of Mobridge Pollock High School sports, and was the camera man for Mobridge Tribune webcasting. He enjoyed fishing on Lake Oahe, playing cards, collecting, auction sales and playing general manager of his fantasy sports teams on the internet.

Survivors include his wife, Judy; children, Jay (Misty) Davis of Mobridge, Teresa (Bill) Scherr of Glenview, Ill., and Ritchie Davis and Pat (Dawn) Davis, all of Mobridge; 13 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren; siblings, Dale (Wilma) Davis, and Judy Hanson, all of Pollock and Craig (Kathy) Davis of Sioux Falls, S.D.

Terry was preceded in death by his parents; greatgrandson, Grayson Davis; and brother-in-law, Roger Hanson.

The Memorial Service was held Tuesday,April 16, 2013, at Family Worship Center in Mobridge.

Burial will be private.

Stout Family Funeral Home of Mobridge was in charge of arrangements.

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