March 29, 1949 - May 20, 2018
Keith Davidson, age 69, died Sunday, May 20, 2018 at Hospice of Wichita Falls. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at the First United Methodist Church in Graham, Texas with James Senkel, Associate Pastor, officiating, assisted by Jenny Davidson of Loving, Texas. Interment will follow in the Markley Cemetery under the direction of Lunn Funeral Home of Olney.
Keith was born March 29, 1949 in Hamburg, Iowa to the late Fred Austin Davidson and Betty Jean (Inman) Davidson. He married Carol Lynn Bishop on July 22, 1972 in West Union, Iowa. He graduated from High School in Nashua, Iowa and attended Charles City College in Charles City, Iowa. He received his B.A. in Bible from Central Bible College in Springfield, Missouri and received his Master of Divinity at Brite Divinity at TCU in Fort Worth, Texas. Keith continued his Doctoral Studies at Reformed Theological Seminary in Oviedo, Florida. In his early pastoral years, Keith served Assembly of God churches in Ignacio, Colorado, Truth or Consequences, New Mexico and Wilder, Idaho. He later served Christian Church Disciples of Christ churches in Sweetwater, Texas, Branson, Missouri, First Christian Church in Olney, Texas, and Memorial Christian Church in Graham, Texas. Keith was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Graham, Texas.
Keith was preceded in death by his parents and a nephew, Stephen Davidson.
Survivors include his wife, Carol Davidson of Loving, Texas; four children: Opal Denise Davidson of San Angelo, Texas, Brian Keith Davidson and wife Jenny of Loving, Texas, Martin Louis Davidson and wife Lori of Westlake, Texas, Sarah Nichole Davidson Shaw and husband A.J. of Haskell, Texas; five brothers: Michael Davidson of Bethany, Missouri, Fred Davidson, Jr. of Oelwein, Iowa, John Davidson of Pella, Iowa, Steve Davidson of Iowa, David Davidson: one sister, Rebecca Davidson of Charles City, Iowa; eleven grandchildren: Gabriel, Zachary, Jonathan, Brendan, Caitlin, Graham, Grayson, Carly, Ben, Luke, Audie; four great-grandchildren: Brayleigh, Taegan, Kasen, Krosten and another baby on the way, as well as his extended family.
Family visitation will be Tuesday, May 22, 2018 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Lunn Funeral Home in Olney.
Memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 88, Graham, Texas or to Rathgeber Hospitality House, 1615 12th Street, Wichita Falls, Texas 76301.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.lunnfuneralhome.com.