Maurice “Moe” Davis - 66
8/6/1943 - 1/26/2010
Maurice “Moe” Davis, 66, of Amberwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, died at 11:35 a.m., Tues., January 26, 2010 in Rockford Memorial Hospital after a lengthy illness. Born Aug. 6, 1943 in Pittsburgh, PA, the son of Walter and Luella Davis. Graduated from Westinghouse High School in Pittsburgh. Employed as a machinist for many years at Rockwell International and later worked for the city of Rockford. Maurice, “Moe” was an avid sports fan, particularly, boxing. He also loved his music. Survived by 3 daughters: Tracey Pope, Ladora (Charles) Robinson, and Debora (Derrick) Clark, all of Milwaukee, WI; a son: Maurice A. Edwards of Chicago,, IL; 8 grandchildren; 2 brothers: Donald (Betty) Davis of Mobile, AL, and Myles (Martha) Davis of Lincoln, NE; 3 sisters: Helen (William) Cooper of Pittsburgh, PA, Diane (Charles) Chapman, and Sherry (Latham) Mann, both of Gahanna, OH; special nieces: Darlene Davis and Kimberly (David) Allen, both of Rockford, Melissa (Brendan) Blount of Rex, GA, and a nephew: John Wesley Strother III of Rockford. Predeceased by his parents, a brother, Walter Davis, and sisters, Doris Durrah and Carmen Henderson. Visitation from 2 – 4 p.m., Wed., February 3, 2010 in Sundberg Funeral Home, Ltd., 215 N. Sixth Street, Rockford with funeral service to begin at 4:00 p.m. Online condolences may be made at sundbergfh.com
Wednesday, February 3, 2010 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. Sundberg Funeral Home, Ltd.
Wednesday, February 3, 2010 4:00 p.m. Sundberg Funeral Home, Ltd.View Maurice “Moe” Davis's Guestbook