Marlon Ray Davis

Born: Mon., Jul. 16, 1962
Died: Tue., Sep. 4, 2018


10:00 AM to 12:00 PM, Sat., Sep. 08, 2018
Location: Murphy-Parks Funeral Home

Funeral Service

12:00 PM Sat., Sep. 08, 2018
Location: Murphy-Parks Funeral Service

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  Marlon Ray Davis, 56, of Shelbyville passed away Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at his residence.

  He was born July 16, 1962 in Pascagoula, Mississippi, the son of Willie Claude Davis Jr., and Janice (Harrell) Eiland.

  Marlon is survived by his mother of Lake, Mississippi; daughters, Natasha Taylor of Alabama, Miranda Cruse of Grand Bay, Alabama, Jenna Cruse of Shelbyville, Brittney Cruse of Indianapolis, Brandi Sexton of Mobile, Alabama and Haley Pruitt of Franklin; son, Shane Cruse of Hope; the love of his life, Rose Powers of Shelbyville; sister, Sherronda Maggard of Lake, Mississippi; mother of children, Michelle Davis, and 27 grandchildren.

  He was preceded in death by his father and sister Renee Maggard.

  Marlon owned his own construction company.

  He was a member of the National Rifle Association.

  Marlon enjoyed hunting, fishing, NASCAR racing, and spending time with his grandchildren.  He was an avid Alabama football fan, Roll Tide.

  Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to Noon on Saturday, September 8, 2018 at Murphy-Parks Funeral Service, 703 S. Harrison Street, Shelbyville, IN 46176.  Services will follow at Noon at the funeral home with Reverend Keith Dover officiating.

  Burial will be in Serenity Gardens in Mobile, Alabama.

  Funeral Directors, Greg, Sheila, and Stuart Parks are honored to serve the Davis family.

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St. Vincent de Paul Society of Shelby County, Indiana
   Posted Fri September 07, 2018
Dear Family and Friends of Marlon,

We, at St. Vincent de Paul Society of Shelby County Indiana express our sympathies and prayers for Marlon AND for you!

May God be with each of you.


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