George R. Davis, 87, of Fulton, passed away on Thursday, December 10, 2020 at Morningstar Residential Care Center. He was born on February 23, 1933 in Fulton, to George E. and Marguerite E. (Caprin) Davis. George was a 1953 graduate of Fulton High School and entered the United States Army upon graduation. He was stationed at Fort Bragg, NC and was assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division. He was employed with Johnston’s L.P. Gas Service for 38 years. George was a lifetime member of the Fulton Elks Lodge #830 as well as a member of the Fulton VFW Post #569. George was an avid hunter, bowler and golfer in his spare time. He was predeceased by his brother James “Bill” Davis of Fulton.
George is survived by his wife of 65 years, Jeanette A. (Doty) Davis; daughters, Doreen A. (Harry) Shortt of Oswego and Karen L. (James B.) Clark of Baldwinsville; son, George R. Davis II of Syracuse; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; brothers, Donald Davis of Fulton and Robert Davis of Fairport and several nieces and nephews.
There will be no calling hours or services at this time. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his honor to the Alzheimer’s Associations to help fight Alzheimer’s https://www.alz.org/centralnewyork/donate. Foster Funeral Home has care of arrangements.