Homer Daniel Davis Sr.1,2

M, #7830, b. 8 March 1907, d. 5 April 1979
     Homer Daniel Davis Sr. was born on 8 March 1907 at Durant, Bryan, Oklahoma.2,3 He may have been born on 8 March 1905 at Oklahoma.1,4 He married Vesta Abi Peery, daughter of Caswell Alonzo Peery and Judea Elizabeth Pope, on 5 October 1931 at Smith County, Texas.5,2 As of 3 June 1943, Homer Daniel Davis Sr. and Vesta Abi Peery lived at Avena, Fayette County, Illinois.3 His Social Security Number was 462-01-2597 issued before 1951 at Texas.4 He died from cardiac arrest due to advanced carcinoma of the stomach at 11:45 am on 5 April 1979 at his home at 501 North Ponsard, Troup, Smith County, Texas, at age 72 years and 28 days.1,2,4 He was buried on 7 April 1979 at Rucker Cemetery, 22227 CR 2146, Troup, Smith County, Texas.1,6,2

Children of Homer Daniel Davis Sr. and Vesta Abi Peery


  1. [S1293] Texas, U.S., Death Certificates, 1903-1982, online search.ancestry.com, Name:     Homer Daniel Davis Senior
    Gender:     Male
    Race:     White
    Age:     74
    Birth Date:     8 Mar 1905
    Birth Place:     Oklahoma
    Residence:     Troup, Smith, Texas, USA
    Death Date:     5 Apr 1979
    Death Place:     Troup, Smith, Texas, USA
    Father: James Davis
    Mother: Francis Russell
    Spouse: Vesta Davis
    Certificate Number:     30694.
  2. [S498] Homer Daniel Davis Sr., Cemetery Marker, Bullard Cemetery, Highway 344, Bullard, Smith County, Texas.
  3. [S1139] Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947, online https://familysearch.org/, Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947 for Homer David Davis

    Name: Homer David Davis
    Titles and Terms (original):
    Death Date: 03 Jun 1943
    Death Place: St. Elmo, Fayette, Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Marital Status:
    Race or Color:
    Age: 10
    Estimated Birth Year: 1933
    Birth Date: 10 Jul 1932
    Birthplace: Troup, Texas
    Father: Homer D Davis
    Father's Titles and Terms (original):
    Father's Birth Place: Durant, Okla.
    Mother: Vesta A Peery
    Mother's Titles and Terms (original):
    Mother's Birth Place: Troup, Texas
    Occupation: student
    Residence: Avena, Fayette, Ill.
    Street Address:
    Spouse's Titles and Terms (original):
    Spouse's Birthplace:
    Burial Date: 05 Jun 1943
    Burial Place: Troup, Smith, Texas
    Cemetery: Troup
    Additional Relatives:
    Digital Folder Number: 4203768
    Image Number: 1482
    Film Number: 1983453
    Volume/Page/Certificate Number:.
  4. [S20] Death Records, SSDI Search Results.
  5. [S1421] Texas, U.S., Select County Marriage Records, 1837-2015, online http://search.ancestry.com, Name     Vesta Peery
    Gender     Female
    License Date     5 Oct 1931
    License Place     Smith, Texas, USA
    Marriage Date     5 Oct 1931
    Marriage Place     Smith, Texas, USA
    Spouse     Homer D Davis.
  6. [S806] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/11176633/… : accessed 03 April 2022), memorial page for Homer Daniel Davis Sr. (8 Mar 1907–5 Apr 1979), Find a Grave Memorial ID 11176633, citing Rucker Cemetery, Troup, Smith County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Scotty Davis (contributor 46558058) .
  7. [S499] Homer Daniel Davis Jr., Cemetery Marker, Bullard Cemetery, Highway 344, Bullard, Smith County, Texas.
  8. [S314] Texas, U.S., Birth Index, 1903-1997, online search.ancestry.com.
  9. [S314] Texas, U.S., Birth Index, 1903-1997, online search.ancestry.com, Name:     Judy Kaye Davis
    Gender:     Female
    Birth Date:     9 Dec 1947
    Birth Place:     Rusk, Texas, USA
    Father:     Homer D Davis
    Mother:     Vesta Abi Peery
    Roll number:     1947_0003.