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Benny Lee Davis


Posted on: 06.21.2018 at 11:20 a.m.

Benny Lee Davis, 74, died Monday, June 18, 2018. He was preceded in death by his parents, Thurman and Flossie Smith; and two brothers, Johnnie and Boyd Davis. He came from a farming family but was known for his mechanic skills. He could fix any make or model but his passion was working on the classics and building race cars.
The family received friends Wednesday, June 20 at Bladen-Gaskins Funeral Home in Elizabethtown.
He is survived by one son, Ricky Davis of Clarkton; four sisters, Betty Bilberry and Joan Pelizzari, both of Turkey, Janet Hayes of Raeford and Connie Britt of Lumberton; and one grandson.

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