Ralph Junior Davidson


Ralph Junior Davidson, 76, of Buckhannon, went home to with his lord and saviour on Sunday, Sept. 2, 2018, after suffering from a hart attack

He was born Jan. 23, 1942, in Monongalia County, to his loving parents, the late Rev. Vorse D. Davison and the late Marie Cowger Davidson.

He is survived by his beloved wife, Sondra Ringer Davidson, whom he married on June 25, 1988; son, Jason Depoy and wife Pam, of St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada; daughter, Heather Depoy and companion, Terry Crouse, of Buckhannon; and three precious granddaughters, whom he loved dearly, Kayli Curry (daughter of Heather), Emma and Lauryn Depoy (daughters of Jason and Pam). Also surviving are two brothers, Robert Davidson, of Bassat, Va., and Ronald Davidson and wife, Nancy, of Buckhannon; along with several nieces and nephews.

Preceding him in death was one brother, Edward Davidson, of Bassett Va. (whose wife, Connie Faith Davidson, survives); and sister-in-law, Maxine Davidson (wife of Robert); and granddaughter, Kaitlyn Curry.

After retiring from the Upshur County Board of Education, he worked at the Upshur County Senior Center delivering “Meals on Wheels.”

He enjoyed fishing and camping and spending time with his family and friends, having fun with his granddaughters, helping others and spending winters in Florida with his wife and their Florida friends.

He was a devoted husband, father, brother, son, uncle, friend and papaw. He was loved by many and will be sadly missed by all of his family and friends.

Friends will be received Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, from 1-3 p.m. at the Poling St. Clair Funeral Home. A funderal service will be held 3 p.m. Friday at the Funeral home. Burial will follow in the Upshur County Memorial Park in Tennerton.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that contributions be made to help with the medical expenses.

Online condolences may be made to the family at www.polingstcliar.com.

Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.