Jerry T. Davis, 79, of Pekin, passed away Monday, November 28, 2022 at Unity Point Health Pekin.
He was born January 16, 1943 in Ottumwa, IA to Merle T. and Bertha Beebe Davis. He married Cheryl Graham on March 23, 1979, and she survives.
Also surviving is one grandson, Jacob T. (Sarah) Sams of Fairview Heights; and he loved his puppy, Calli.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two sons, Jeff T. and Jason D. Davis.
Jerry graduated from Tremont High School and was a 60-year member of IUOE Local 649. He was also a member of the Pekin Moose Lodge 916 and Sons of the American Legion in Tremont.
He volunteered for the American Red Cross, was an avid NASCAR and Chicago Bears fan, and enjoyed wintering at his Pine Island, FL home.
Cremation has been accorded. There will be no services. Burial will be in Antioch Cemetery at a later date. Davis-Oswald Funeral Home in Tremont is handling the arrangements.
Memorials may be made to TAPS.
To express condolences online visit www.davisoswaldfh.com.