Funeral services for Charles Ralph (Chuck) Davenport, 73, of Clermont, FL and Greenville, MS will be at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, February 22, 2015 at Boone Funeral Home, Greenville. He died Tuesday, February 17, 2015 in Greenville after a lengthy illness. Burial will be in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens, Greenville under the direction of Boone Funeral Home, Greenville.
Mr. Davenport was born June 18, 1941 in Corinth, MS, the son of Charles H. Davenport and Helen Dodd Davenport, who preceded him in death. He was a graduate of the Greenville High School Class of 1959 and spent his working years in the hotel/restaurant management business.
He is survived by a daughter, Julia Elizabeth (Otis) Davenport of Burlington, VT; sister, Charlotte (Jimmy) Oliver of Greenville, MS; a niece, Marla (Brad) Vanlandingham of Jackson, MS; 3 grandsons, Moses Coltrane Cleveland, Max Walker Cleveland and Cooper George Cleveland, all of Burlington, VT and a host of friends in the Clermont-Orlando, FL area and Greenville, MS. Also left behind is his favorite canine companion, Rudy.
The family will receive friends one hour prior to services at the funeral home.