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Arthur C Davila, Jr.

July 9, 1949 ~ December 31, 2020 (age 71)


Arthur C. Davila, Jr, age 71, of Scroggins, Texas passed away on Thursday, December 31, 2020 in Mt. Pleasant, Texas.

The family will receive friends and family on Tuesday, January 5, 2021 from 5:00 – 7:00 pm at Sam B. Harvey Funeral Home.  Funeral Service will be on Wednesday, January 6, 2021 at 2:00 pm at Sam B. Harvey Funeral Home. Pastor Franklin Stringham, Sr., and Franklin Stringham, Jr., will be officiating.  Pallbearers will be Kaleb Davila, Art Cantrell, Josh Tucker, Justin Kirkman, Antonio Saldana, and Ken Dees.  Interment will be at Mount Vernon City Cemetery. There will be a reception to visit with the family at the Art Alliance Building on Wednesday evening from 5:00 - 7:00 pm.

Arthur was born on July 9, 1949 to Arturo and Tomasa (Covos) Davila in Hargill, Texas.  He married Juanita Lozano on November 9, 1976 in Levelland, Texas.  Arthur was a veteran serving in the United States Army in Vietnam.  He worked as a lead maintenance supervisor at Pilgrims Pride. He was a member of the Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his brothers; Agapito Davila and Juan Davila.

Arthur is survived by his wife of 44 years, Juanita Davila of Scroggins, Texas; sons, Tomas Davila of San Diego, California, David Davila of Mount Vernon, Texas, and John Davila of Pittsburg, Texas; daughter, Yasmine Davila of Scroggins, Texas; 4 grandchildren, Kaleb, Kelsey, Kylee, Sadie Davila; 1 great grandchild Hazleigh Davila; sisters, Hope Cantu, Janie Riggs, Minga Romero, Lola Olvera, Irma Davila, Leticia Davila and Carmen Garcia; brothers, Starky Davila, Camilo Davila, and Eppy Davila.

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January 5, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Sam B. Harvey Funeral Home
409 N. Kaufman
Mount Vernon, TX 75487

Funeral Service
January 6, 2021

2:00 PM
Sam B. Harvey Funeral Home
409 N. Kaufman
Mount Vernon, TX 75487

Interment following funeral service
January 6, 2021

Mount Vernon City Cemetery
Hwy 67
Mt. Vernon, TX 75457

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