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Benny Lee Davis

Benny Lee Davis, age 64, passed away Friday, October 22, from a four-year battle with cancer.

He was born August 25, 1957, in Bronx, New York, to Nathaniel and Mamie Lee Montgomery Davis.

He retired from the U.S. Army after serving in Operation Storm. He served as a sergeant and tank commander for 20-plus years. He enjoyed model trains, carpentry and working on automobiles. He had an appreciation for arts and was an avid pool and chess player.

He is survived by his daughters, Yana Davis of Cuero and Tamara Siegfried of Tucson, Arizona; son, Joshua Davis of Cuero; 3 grandchildren; sister, Kathleen Jones of Highland, New York; and brother, Zorro Hartford of Highland, New York.

Benny was preceded in death by his parents, two sisters and four brothers.

Interment will occur at a later date at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery in San Antonio.

The online guest book may be signed at www.thielecooper.com.

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