Charles Kenneth Davidson, Jr. age 64 of Athens, passed away Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at his residence. He was a native and lifelong resident of Athens. He was an Eagle Scout and worked as a Boy Scout leader for many years. He was a member of American Legion and a part of their color guard. He taught Sunday School and was a youth leader at Allen Memorial United Methodist Church for many years. He loved to work and fix things and was often referred to as "Mr. Fix-It". He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy having served on the submarine U.S.S. Francis Scott Key and received two commendations for going above and beyond the call of duty. He loved to fish, and enjoyed trains and wood working. He worked all of his life for the family business Electric Motor Service. He was preceded in death by his father Charles Kenneth "Charlie" Davidson Sr. (March 3, 2011).
Wife of 44 years, Sharon Cate Davidson of Athens
One son, Russ Davidson of Athens
Mila and Buck Williams of Athens
Ashley and Jared Ziegler of Niota
Mother, Betty Brock Davidson of Athens
Dan Davidson of Athens,
Sisters and brothers-in-law;
Janet and Tom Ralston of Vero Beach, Florida
Annette and Mike Ray Athens
Four Grandchildren, Lorelai Ziegler,James Ziegler ,Greyson Ziegler, Charles Walker Williams
Funeral Service will be 1:00 pm Saturday, May 25, 2019 at Allen Memorial United Methodist with Jeff Roberts and Rev. Charla Sherbakoff officiating. The interment will follow at McMinn Memory Gardens. Active Pallbearers will be Rusty Taylor, Chris Moffitt, Jeff Roberts, Buck Williams, Jared Ziegler and Russ Davidson. The family will receive friends from 11am-1:00pm before the service at the church. Those unable to attend may send condolences to www.laycockhobbs.com/notices/Charles-Davidson. Laycock-Hobbs will be in charge of the arrangements.
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