Kenneth “Kenny” Davidson, 77, of Moberly, MO died unexpectedly on February 20, 2021. He was born in Moberly, MO September 29, 1943 to the late Kenneth Owen “Toad” and Mary Ellen (Ransdell) Davidson. Kenny was a devoted father, husband, grandfather, & great grandfather. He will be missed by his family, friends, and all who knew him.
Kenny was proceeded in death by his wife of 48 years, Julia (Milnes) Davidson. They were married September 17, 1971 until her death February 16, 2019. He was also preceded in death by one sister, “Sis” Mary E. (Davidson) Dutton.
Kenny is survived by his current wife Rhonda (Hocker) Davidson of Moberly; his children, Samantha & Robert Minshall of Huntsville; Christopher & Millicent “Mel” Davidson of Moberly; his grandchildren Haley & Gage Wiley of Moberly, Luke Whittaker & Abby Davidson of Kansas City; and great grandchild Amelia Wiley of Moberly; one brother-in-law, Robert Dutton of Moberly and other nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Kenny started his truck driving career for 7 Up bottling and drove for Banquet and Orscheln’s . He also spent time building houses. Kenny was a lifetime Mason. He belonged to the lodges in Moberly, Cairo, Jacksonville, Ararat Shrine of Kansas City. He also belonged to the Order of Eastern Star of Jacksonville.
Words of comfort and support may be shared with the family at the visitation which will be held at the Cater Funeral Home, Thursday, February 25, 2021 from 4:00 - 6:00 PM. Services honoring Kenny's life will be Friday, February 26, 2021, 10:00 AM in the Cater Funeral Home Chapel officiated by Rev. Jay Self. Eastern Star and Masonic services will also be Friday. Committal prayer and burial to follow at the Oakland Cemetery.