Matthew Brett Davis

January 13, 2014

Matthew Brett Davis 31, of Kirklin, died Monday, January 13, 2014 at his home. Born March 14, 1982 in Lebanon, IN, the son of Larry & Rebecca (Barnett) Davis. Matt graduated from Clinton Central High School in May 2000 and received his Bachelors of Science Degree from Purdue University in August 2004. He farmed with his dad and uncle. Matt enjoyed lifting weights, riding his bicycle, reading and being outdoors.

Visitation and Services

Family services will be held with burial in Green Lawn Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, please make donations in Matthew’s name to Abilities Services, Inc., 110 S. Prairie Ave., Frankfort, IN 46041 or Kirklin Public Library, 115 N. Main St., Kirklin, IN 46050.

Survived by:

Parents of Kirklin, Sister: Shelly (Shawn) Hester of Pleasant Grove, UT, Maternal Grandparents: Richard & Patty Barnett of Sheridan, Paternal Grandmother: Mary K. Davis of Kirklin, Uncles & Aunts: Eric (Gayla) Davis of Kirklin, Nancy (Stan) Crum of West Lafayette, Pam (Greg) Beckwith of Yorktown, Annette (Brian) Marcum of Sheridan and several cousins also survive.

Preceded by:

his grandfather, Jimmie Joe Davis and an aunt, Julia Pearson.


23 Condolences for “Matthew Brett Davis”

  1. Bob & Janie Shurr January 14, 2014 at 11:31 pm

    Dear Ones: We are so sorry for your loss – we will be praying for God’s peace for your family.

  2. Andrea Marcum January 14, 2014 at 11:48 pm

    Thinking of you all at this time. Praying for your comfort and strength.
    Love, Andrea

  3. Amber Amos (Mosson) January 15, 2014 at 12:53 am

    I am so sorry for the loss of Matt. He was a great guy. Your in our thoughts and prayers!

  4. BJ Rule January 15, 2014 at 1:16 am

    So sad hear about Chewy. Unfortunately, I had lost touch with him in recent years but will always have good memories growing up playing sports together. In my thoughts and prayers.

  5. Alison Williams January 15, 2014 at 1:40 am

    I’m so sorry to hear of loss of Chewy. I will always remember the good times our group had in school. My prayers go out to the Davis family.

  6. Beverly Kauffman January 15, 2014 at 11:00 am

    Our hearts ache for all of your family. Please know that our thoughts and prayers go out to each and every one of you. There are really no words to ease the pain of your loss, but know that we are all here for you. God Bless you. Love and prayers, Jack and Beverly Kauffman, Greg and family, Paul and family and the whole Davis family.l

  7. Bob and Pam Davis January 15, 2014 at 12:46 pm

    Becky and Larry, words can’t express our sorrow for you at this tragic time. Please know our thoughts and prayers are with you as you grieve the loss of your precious son. May you find peace in the happy memories that you have. Please let us know if there is anything at all we can do for you at this time. Bob and Pam Davis

  8. George & Kendra Price January 15, 2014 at 3:34 pm

    Our thoughts and prayers are with your family. So sorry for your loss.

  9. Jocelyn Taylor January 15, 2014 at 4:29 pm

    There are no words to express how deeply sorry I am for your loss. Please know you and your family will be in my constant prayers.
    Jocelyn Taylor

  10. Kenny and Susie Myers January 15, 2014 at 5:48 pm

    Our sincere thoughts and prayers go out to your family at this time. God can give you strength during this time. God bless you all !

  11. Becky Wray Long January 16, 2014 at 1:25 am

    My heart and prayers are with you in this time of sorrow. Matt was a delightful student in my 5th grade class at Clinton Central.

  12. Dean and Becky Walker January 16, 2014 at 2:00 am

    So sad to hear of your loss. Please know you’re in our thoughts and prayers.

  13. Jeremy and Stacy Shell January 16, 2014 at 3:47 pm

    My heart is so heavy with the loss of Matt, I can’t imagine your pain! I am SO sorry that I can not be there with you, but you are in my heart and prayers.

  14. Jannelle Knapp January 16, 2014 at 5:52 pm

    I’m so sorry for your loss. I enjoyed growing up with Chewy and have very fond memories of him. We will be praying for your family.

  15. Dan Sims and family January 16, 2014 at 7:39 pm

    We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts for you and your family will be in our prayers.

  16. John & Kris Waymire January 16, 2014 at 8:47 pm

    We send our condolences on the loss of your handsome, loved son. With all he achieved we’re sure you have many great memories to draw on. Use them, remember all the wonderful times and stay proud of him. Your path is one of the hardest we can image and it will be a constant struggle, but with faith, together you will keep moving forward while retaining the best of Matt in your hearts. Please know your family is in our hearts and prayers. If there is anything we can do, just let us know. May you heal as best as you can with time, family, and friends.

  17. Tausha Van briggle January 17, 2014 at 12:49 am

    So sorry for the loss of Matt. You are all in my prayers..

  18. Carrie Ransom January 17, 2014 at 2:42 am

    So very sorry for the loss of your son. My prayers are with you and your family.

  19. Alysse Ridenour January 17, 2014 at 4:46 am

    So sorry for your loss. Praying for you all.

  20. Jan Archibald January 17, 2014 at 10:34 am

    Our sympathy to you on the loss of your son. Praying God’s promise provides hope and many good memories give you some measure of comfort.

  21. Jerry & Anita Bradley January 18, 2014 at 9:14 pm

    So sorry for your loss. May loving memories help you through this difficult time.

  22. Norm & Ruthie Spears January 20, 2014 at 4:22 pm

    To the family, our hearts are breaking for you right now. So sorry for your loss.. Sometimes, we don’t understand why and many times never will. May your beloved Matt R.I.P. and God give you the strength to carry on. Hugs & Hope Ruthie (McClain) & Norm Spears

  23. Margaret and Ted Sheets January 23, 2014 at 4:46 pm

    Larry, Becky, and family,
    We know that you will find grace and comfort in Christ’s love. You are in our prayers.

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