TROY - Paul "Papa Paul" Clyde Davis, 62, died unexpectedly March 27, 2016, at his camp in Danforth. He was born December 3, 1954, in Hartland, a son of Clyde and Marie (Walker) Davis.
He graduated from Mt. View High School. Paul was an avid outdoorsman and proud grandfather. He was a member of the Driftbusters and Frye Mountain Snowmobile Clubs, and a lifetime member of the National Rifle Association. He was employed at Crescent Lumber, Orrington, until the time of his accident.
He is survived by his mother, Marie Davis of Troy; 2 sons, Derek and fiancee, Tisha, and their 2 daughters, Addyson and Amalya of Thorndike, and Brent and wife, Melissa, and their 2 sons, Brody and Cayden of Bowdoin; a daughter, Shannon and husband, Tyler Ring, and their daughter, Riley, of Pittsfield; a brother, Larry Davis of Troy; a sister, Linda Gould and companion, Richard Bartlett, of Exeter; several special nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews; and wonderful supportive friends. He was predeceased by his father.
Visiting hours will be held 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday, March 31, at Crosby & Neal, 117 Main Street, Newport, where funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Friday with Pastor Al H. Worden officiating. Spring burial will be in the Pittsfield Village Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to 50legs.org. Those who wish may leave written condolences at www.CrosbyNeal.com.