ALBANY -- Mr. Thad Hassel Davis, 86, of Cumming, GA died Monday, December 10, 2012 at Northside Hospital in Cumming, GA.

A graveside funeral service will be held Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 12:00 noon at Crown Hill Cemetery. Rev. Steve Hurley will be officiating. The family will receive friends Tuesday evening from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at Kimbrell-Stern.

Born the youngest of five brothers and one sister in Terrell County, Georgia, Thad married and raised his family in Albany, eventually moving to his cherished lake house on Lake Blackshear in the early 1980's. Mr. Davis retired as Assistant Fire Chief for the Albany Fire Department in 1981 after serving faithfully for 30 years.

He is survivied by his wife Bobbie Houston Davis; his son Norman Bruce Davis and his daughter Cynthia Davis Crabtree. He dearly loved his grandchildren, Rachel, Jessie, Loran and Evan and his great-grandchild Gracie. He was loved and will be missed.

You may sign the guestbook and share your own special thoughts with the family of Mr. Davis by visiting Kimbrell-Stern's website at

Kimbrell-Stern Funeral Directors

Albany 229/883-4152