Billy Bland Davenport, 74, of Millersville, Mo., formerly of Senath, Mo., died Saturday, Jan. 28, 2006, at his residence.
Born March 7, 1931, in Senath, he was the son of the late Reuben H. and Sadie Prewett Davenport.
On Oct. 24, 1953, in Arbyrd, Mo., he married Bernita Lincoln, who survives of the home.
Survivors also include one son, Mitchell Davenport and wife, Debbie, of Cedar Hill, Mo.; one daughter, Nancy McNabb and husband, Jeff, of Cape Girardeau, Mo.; one brother, Martin Davenport, of Arbyrd; five grandchildren, Bret and Tyler McNabb, T.J. Davenport, Joni Ottens and Jessie King and one great-grandchild, Elaine Ottens.
He was preceded in death by one brother, Pete Davenport.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Monday, Jan. 30., at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Bob McNabb officiating.
Burial was in the Lulu Cemetery at Senath.
Pallbearers were T.J. Davenport, Bret McNabb, Tyler McNabb, Jeff Ottens, Ken King and Denny Cain.