Donald L. Davis, 80, of Indianapolis passed away March 13, 2019. Don was born October 11, 1938 to the late Robert L & Marguerite (Padgett) Davis. He is survived by his sister, Shirley Russell, sons Phillip and Gary and daughter Terri Basso, step-daughter Rhonda Russell, and granddaughter Amber Baldwin-his loving caregiver during his final weeks. There were 13 other grandchildren and 22 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife Claridene, a daughter, Susan Davis and step-daughter Robin Watkins.
Don was a member of the Indiana National Guard and worked at Eli Lilly & Co for 35 years before retiring to spend time with his family and pets.
Don enjoyed watching the Pacers and Colts and was a lover of animals.
A celebration of his life will be held at Indiana Funeral Care at 8151 Allisonville Road on Saturday, March 23. Visitation is from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Service is at 12 noon with burial at Washington Park East.
In Lieu of sending flowers, we would like to have donations made in the name of Donald Davis to
Little Angels Service Dogs, Jamul, CA 91935, 1-800-528-9550, Littleangelsservicedogs.org (go to bottom of page and click on Donate and follow directions)