GOLDTHWAITE — Funeral services for Leland ‘Shad’ Davee, 89, of Abilene, will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 28, 2015 at Stacy-Wilkins Funeral Chapel, with Dayton House officiating. Burial will follow at Goldthwaite Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
He died Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2015 in Abilene.
He was born Oct. 20, 1926 in Goldthwaite to Elmer Alexander Davee and Nora Mae Sharp Davee. He married Annie Deloris Watson on Dec. 28, 1957 in Abilene. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II, he was an accountant for Bailey Bridge Company and he was a member of the Church of Christ.
Survivors include his wife, Deloris Davee of Abilene; son, John Davee of Abilene; daughters, Cathy Northup and husband Mike of Merkel and Cindy Richards and husband Bob of Abilene; seven grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.