William O. Davenport

Published 6:02 pm Friday, August 20, 2021

Mr. William Otis Davenport, age 70, a resident of Woolard Lane, Washington, died Wednesday, August 11, 2021.

Graveside services will be held 3:00 PM Wednesday, August 25, 2021 at Belhaven Community Cemetery in Belhaven.

The following will serve as pallbearers:  Chris Gregory, John Woolard, Johnny Silverthorne, Billy Johnson, and Matt Thompson.

Mr. Davenport was born in Beaufort County on December 29, 1950.  He was the son of the late Thomas Haywood Davenport and Alice Marie Adams Davenport.  Mr. Davenport was a retired textile maintenance worker.  He served in the Army during the Vietnam war. In his spare time, Mr. Davenport enjoyed working on computers.

Mr. Davenport is survived his daughter, Serena Davenport of Washington and three grandchildren, Joshua Russell, Braeton Davenport, and Joslyn Grimes.

Mr. Davenport was preceded in death by five siblings

The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Tuesday, August 24, 2021 at Paul Funeral Home & Crematory in Washington, and other times at the home of his niece, Debra Davenport, 225 Woolard Lane, Washington.

Online condolences may be offered to the family by visiting www.paulfuneralhome.com

Paul Funeral Home & Crematory in Washington is honored to serve the Davenport family.