John “Johnny” F. Davis, Jr., of Opelika was born in the Lee County Hospital on July 5, 1943, and passed away at his home on July 10, 2022. He was 79 years old.
He was a member of Northside Baptist Church. He retired from the United States Air Force as a Tech Sergeant after serving 20 years. Johnny was the inventory officer for the Alabama Department of Conservation for 21 years before retiring. He was proud of his two sons, he loved family, old cars and Alabama Football.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Annie Ruth Cherry and John F. Davis, Sr.
Johnny is survived by his wife of 55 years, Sara F. Davis; children, Chris Davis, Jason Davis (Misty); grandchildren, Shelby, Jacob, and Andrew; sister, Jan Roller (Tom); brother, Danny “Boone” Davis (Vicky); special nephew Craig Ray, as well as numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and other family members.
Visitation will be held in the Parlor at Frederick-Dean Funeral Home Thursday, July 14, 2022 from 1 until 2:30 p.m.
Graveside will be held July 14, 2022 at 3 p.m. in the Garden Hills Cemetery with Pastor Johnny Coker officiating.