04/18/1937 - 11/04/2017
Graveside service: 1 p.m., Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at Parksville Cemetery
Friends and family will gather at the home of Susan Davidson following the service
Arnold Davidson, 80, died Saturday, November 4, 2017. He was born on April 18, 1937 to the late Felix and Myrtle North Davidson. Arnold retired as a Caretaker and grave digger for Parksville Cemetery. He enjoyed ginseng digging, fishing, gardening, farming, and growing tobacco. Arnold is predeceased by his wife, Judy Rogers Davidson; a daughter Donna Kay Leek; two siblings, Byrd Davidson, Vesta Brock; and a great-granddaughter, Destiny Beech.
He is survived by three daughters, Susan (Greg Belcher) Davidson, Alma ‘Binky’ Chapin, Virginia ‘Ginger’ (Andy) Adams; four brothers, Will (Connie) Davidson, Henry (Ivia May) Davidson, Jimmy (Connie) Davidson, Rex (Jewell) Davidson; and a sister, Shirley Turner; eight grandchildren, Ellen (Anthony Bradshaw) Shearer, Sharla Leak, William Dunaway, Zach Pike, Seth Pike, Drew Chapin, Anthony Hager, Jason Hager; ten great-grandchildren, Calvin (Alexis Hoover) Shearer, Taylor Shearer, Kaitlyn Shearer, Elizabeth McDonald, Damian McDonald, Amber Dunaway, Kayla Dunaway, Justin Hager, Landan Hager, Austin Hager; and three great great-grandchildren, Fallon Shearer, Ethan Hall, and Gracelyn Dunaway.
The graveside service will be at 1 p.m., Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at Parksville Cemetery. Friends and family will gather at the home of Susan Davidson following the service.