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Rondell Davidson, 82, Burkesville, KY (1940-2023)

Rondell Davidson of Burkesville passed away on Tuesday, March 28, 2023 at Health Center at Standifer Place in Chattanooga, TN. He was 82 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 2pmCT on Saturday, April 1, 2023, at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main Street, Burkesville, KY. Burial will follow in Poplar Grove Cemetery.

The family requests visitation on Friday, March 31, 2023 from 5pmCT until 9pmCT at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home.

Rondell was born on May 22, 1940 in Cumberland County, KY to the late Ruben "Ruby" Davidson and Dolly "Dimple" Poindexter Davidson. He was a member of Twin Lakes Grace Fellowship Church in Albany, KY and was a retired employee of Ironworkers Local Union #22 in Indianapolis, IN for over fifty years. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his first wife Betty Marie Melton Davidson and his second wife Nina Davidson, one infant daughter Cathy Jane Davidson, two sisters Evelyn Cope and Pansy Dyer, one grandson Bobby Joseph Davidson

Survivors Include:
  • Two Daughters- Lisa (Jeff) Moore of Burkesville, KY and Judy (Fred) Adams of Pendleton, IN
  • One Son- Bobby Davidson of Greenwood, IN
  • Step Daughter- Mildred Mosby of Marrowbone, KY
  • Sisters- Geneva Suratt of Burkesville, KY and Ruby Jean Thomas of Burkesville, KY
  • Eight Grandchildren- Jennifer C. Davidson, Candice J. Davidson, Earl F.(Christi) Adams, Ronald F. (Kelsey) Adams, Mistie M. (Anthony) Overshiner, Jamie L (Aaron) Thrasher, Mellisa N. Hudnall(Stevie Elmore) and Brittany M. (Jon) Carmichael
  • Former daughter-in-law Christi Ryan
  • 2 Step Grandchildren, 31 Great Grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends
Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

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Rondell Davidson, 82, Burkesville, KY (1940-2023)

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