Marion H. Davis

Marion H. Davis

Marion H. Davis

Marion H. Davis


FLORENCE — Marion H. Davis, 96, died at Marcus Daly Memorial Hospital on June 23, 2020.

He was born Oct. 22, 1923, in Berwyn, Nebraska. He graduated from Berwyn High School in 1942 and joined the U. S. Army in 1943, serving in both WWII and The Korean Conflict.

He married Helen L. (Betty) Hogg in Ansley, Nebraska, on July 12, 1947. Marion was preceded in death by his wife, parents, and nine siblings. He is survived by Dennis (Mary), Randy (Beth), grandchildren, great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

During his lifetime, he worked as a truck driver, pulp mill foreman, rancher and county Commissioner. He always had time to help his neighbors and those in need.

The family moved to Florence in 1957 where the ranching dream began. He will be remembered as a loving husband, father, grandfather, community leader and neighbor. Marion and Betty were pillars of the Florence -Carlton Community Church for over fifty years.

A graveside service will be held Friday, July 3, at 1 p.m., at the Carlton Cemetery in Florence, Montana with Pastor David Blackwell officiating.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Florence-Carlton Community Church, 20075 Old Highway 93, Florence, Montana 59833. Condolences may be left for the family at

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