Published Saturday, November 03, 2012

Mr. Philip Irvin Davison

Mr. Philip Irvin Davison, age 59, of Newnan, GA, formerly of Jasper, TN, passed away Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012. Philip graduated from Marion County High School in 1971 and the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga in 1978. He coached at Whitwell High School in Whitwell, TN, from 1979-1982 and also at Newnan, East Coweta, and Gordon Central High Schools in Georgia.

Mr. Davison was preceded in death by his father, Jesse L. Davison.

Those left to cherish his memories are his loving wife of 32 years, Marva Davison of Newnan, GA; two sons, Ryan (Molly) Davison of Douglasville, GA, Chris (Lea) Davison of Alpharetta, GA; mother, Lucille Davison of Calhoun, GA; brother, Mark (Janice) Davison of Calhoun, GA; and special dog, Abby.

Family will receive friends 5-8 p.m., CST, Saturday, Nov. 3.

Funeral service is 2 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 4 in the funeral home chapel with Father Mark Schultz officiating. Interment to follow at Sequatchie Valley Memorial Gardens in Jasper.

Arrangements by Whitwell Memorial Funeral Home, Whitwell, Tenn.; 423-658-7777.

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