Cover photo for Winford "RG" Davis's Obituary
Winford "RG" Davis Profile Photo

Winford "RG" Davis

March 21, 1934 — May 28, 2023

Mt. Airy

Winford "RG" Davis

 

Rev. Winford “RG” Davis, 89, of Mount Airy, went to his heavenly home on Sunday, May 28, 2023 in Mount Airy, NC. Rev. Davis was born in Carroll County, Virginia on March 21, 1934, to the late Albert Johnathan and Sarah Charity Edwards Davis. He was self-employed in the floor covering business and a dye operator at Renfro Hosiery Mill. He was a longtime faithful member and Pastor of Maranatha Baptist Church for 37 years. Rev. Davis proudly served our country in the United States Army.  He fought a good fight, he finished his course and kept the faith. II Tim. 4:7. He loved people and was always willing to share with them his testimony and the gospel of Jesus Christ his Lord. He is survived by a daughter and son-in-in-law, Cathy and Steve Childress; 2 sons and daughters-in-law, Glenn and Debbie Davis and Randy and Renee Davis; 4 grandchildren, Tim and Tonya Childress, Kristi and Dustin Strickland, Wendy and Dylan Mills and Dusti and Robert Gardner; 6 great grandchildren, Kyle Childress, Hunter Childress, Madelyn Strickland, Kaylee Strickland, Corbin Mills and Ellie Mills; many nieces and nephews.  In addition to his parents, Rev. Davis was preceded in death by his wife of 67 years, Betty Louise Morris Davis; six brothers and four sisters.  A funeral service will be held Friday, June 2, 2023, at 11:00 AM at Moody Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Bill Watson and the Rev. Elmo Hiatt  officiating.  Burial will follow in Shockley Cemetery in Hillsville with full military honors conducted by VFW Post 1115 of Hillsville, VA.  The family will receive friends Friday from 10:00 until 11:00 AM at Moody Funeral Home in Mt. Airy.  Flowers will be accepted, or memorial contributions may be made to Mountain Valley Hospice1427 Edgewood Dr., Suite 101, Mt. Airy, NC 27030.  Online condolences may be made at www.moodyfuneralservices.com.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Winford "RG" Davis, please visit our flower store.

Past Services

Visitation

Friday, June 2, 2023

10:00 - 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Moody Funeral Services (Mount Airy)

206 West Pine Street, Mount Airy, NC 27030

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Friday, June 2, 2023

11:00am - 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Moody Funeral Services (Mount Airy)

206 West Pine Street, Mount Airy, NC 27030

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 2127

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree