Larry D. Davis, 70, St. Joseph, MO

Published 08/08 2014 10:28AM

Updated 08/08 2014 10:30AM

Larry D. Davis, 70, St. Joseph, Missouri died Thursday, August 7, 2014 at his home.

He was born November 11, 1943 to Richard and Gladys (French) Davis in Braddyville, Iowa.

He married Kate Marie Andresen on September 18, 1987. She survives of the home.

Larry worked in manufacturing at Johnson Controls. He was a buyer and seller of antiques and enjoyed going to auctions with his wife. He was a strong willed person but compassionate to those in need.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Richard Davis and Charles Davis; sisters, Evelyn Hayes, Kathleen Nelson and Lil Kinman; and first wife, Ella Davis.

Additional Survivors: sons, Larry Davis, Jr. (Debbie), Savannah, Missouri and Clifton Davis (Mariah), Kansas City, Kansas; step-daughter, Cindy Bierschenk (Terry), St. Joseph, Missouri; step-son, David Barkley (Sharon), Gilbert, South Carolina; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; sisters, Lois Wiley (Dean), Fairfax, Missouri and Ruth Blacketer, Tarkio, Missouri; and his dogs, Sadie, Sparky and Sally.

Services:  10:00 A.M. Monday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. The family will receive friends 2:00 to 4:00 P.M. Sunday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Online guest book and obituary at

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