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Eugene Davis, 90, Cumberland County, KY (1929-2020)

Eugene 'Rabbit' Davis of Louisville, formerly of Burkesville, KY, passed away Wednesday, March 4, 2020, having attained the age of 90 years, 11 months and 23 days.

The funeral service will be conducted on Sunday, March 8, 2020, at 1pmCT in the Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home in Burkesville with Bro. Gary Cash officiating. The family will receive friends after 11am Sunday until the funeral hour. A graveside service will be conducted on Sunday March 15, 2020 at 1pmCT at the Liberty Cemetery in Burkesville.

He was born in Burkesville on Sunday, March 10, 1929, the son of Samuel and Sallie (Lee) Davis. He was a U.S. Navy veteran serving in the Korean War, and machinist for Webbers Bread Co.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his a sister, Alma Poindexter.

He is survived by his siblings, Marie Davidson of Louisville, and Penny Wray of Burkesville, and by several nieces and nephews.

Norris-New Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

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