Teddy Lee 'Ted' Davis

20 May 1934 - 20 Jan 2013

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Teddy Lee 'Ted' Davis

20 May 1934 - 20 Jan 2013
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Teddy Lee “Ted” Davis, 78, of Augusta, WV passed away January 20, 2013 at Hampshire Center, Romney, WV. Born May 20, 1934 in Augusta, WV he was the son of the late Wilbur Davis and Naomi (Peer) Davis Nickelson. He was a member of the Tearcoat Church of the Brethren and the Mt. Cruisers Car Club.
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Teddy Lee 'Ted' Davis

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Tearcoat Cemetery

Dunkard Church Road Co Route 50/16
Augusta, Hampshire, West Virginia
United States
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July 20, 2013
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Contributor: hawkeye33 Created: 6 years ago Updated: 6 years ago

Teddy Lee “Ted” Davis, 78, of Augusta, WV passed away January 20, 2013 at Hampshire Center, Romney, WV. Born May 20, 1934 in Augusta, WV he was the son of the late Wilbur Davis and Naomi (Peer) Davis Nickelson. He was a member of the Tearcoat Church of the Brethren and the Mt. Cruisers Car Club. Ted retired from the Hampshire County Board of Education where he was a school bus driver and later was a mechanic for the bus garage. He enjoyed spending time working in his garage and was an avid antique car enthusiast. Surviving is his wife, Pauline G. (Dove) Davis, three sons: Lee Davis and wife, Paula, of Augusta, Glenn Davis, of North Platt, NB, Carl Smith and wife, Terri, of Fayetteville, NC; four daughters: Kathy Alderman, of Augusta; Debbie Hiett and husband, Marty, of Paw Paw, WV, Brenda Daugherty and husband, Lyle, of Rio, WV, Sandy Hott and husband, Denny, of Kirby, WV; four sisters: Geraldine Wolford of Martinsburg, WV, Janice Lofton of Allenwood, PA, Cookie Hott and husband, John, of Romney, WV, Francis Davis of Montana; one brother, Jimmy Davis of Augusta; eleven grandchildren, twenty-two great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. Funeral services will be conducted on Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 10:00A.M. at the McKee Funeral Home Chapel in Augusta with Pastor Robert Jeffreys and Pastor Tom Rowan officiating. Interment will follow in Tearcoat Cemetery, Augusta, WV. Family will receive friends on Wednesday from 2-4 &7-9 at the funeral home. All arrangements are being handled by the McKee Funeral Home of Augusta, WV.

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1934
Teddy Lee 'Ted' Davis was born on 20 May 1934
Teddy Lee 'Ted' Davis was 11 years old when World War II: German forces in the west agree to an unconditional surrender. The German Instrument of Surrender ended World War II in Europe. The definitive text was signed in Karlshorst, Berlin, on the night of 8 May 1945 by representatives of the three armed services of the Oberkommando der Wehrmacht (OKW) and the Allied Expeditionary Force together with the Supreme High Command of the Red Army, with further French and US representatives signing as witnesses. The signing took place 9 May 1945 at 00:16 local time.
Teddy Lee 'Ted' Davis was 23 years old when Space Race: Launch of Sputnik 1, the first artificial satellite to orbit the Earth. The Space Race refers to the 20th-century competition between two Cold War rivals, the Soviet Union (USSR) and the United States (US), for dominance in spaceflight capability. It had its origins in the missile-based nuclear arms race between the two nations that occurred following World War II, aided by captured German missile technology and personnel from the Aggregat program. The technological superiority required for such dominance was seen as necessary for national security, and symbolic of ideological superiority. The Space Race spawned pioneering efforts to launch artificial satellites, uncrewed space probes of the Moon, Venus, and Mars, and human spaceflight in low Earth orbit and to the Moon.
Teddy Lee 'Ted' Davis was 35 years old when During the Apollo 11 mission, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first humans to walk on the Moon. Apollo 11 was the spaceflight that landed the first two people on the Moon. Mission commander Neil Armstrong and pilot Buzz Aldrin, both American, landed the lunar module Eagle on July 20, 1969, at 20:17 UTC. Armstrong became the first person to step onto the lunar surface six hours after landing on July 21 at 02:56:15 UTC; Aldrin joined him about 20 minutes later. They spent about two and a quarter hours together outside the spacecraft, and collected 47.5 pounds (21.5 kg) of lunar material to bring back to Earth. Michael Collins piloted the command module Columbia alone in lunar orbit while they were on the Moon's surface. Armstrong and Aldrin spent 21.5 hours on the lunar surface before rejoining Columbia in lunar orbit.
1977
Teddy Lee 'Ted' Davis was 43 years old when Star Wars is released in theaters. Star Wars is a 1977 American epic space opera film written and directed by George Lucas. It is the first film in the original Star Wars trilogy and the beginning of the Star Wars franchise. Starring Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Peter Cushing, Alec Guinness, David Prowse, James Earl Jones, Anthony Daniels, Kenny Baker, and Peter Mayhew, the film focuses on the Rebel Alliance, led by Princess Leia (Fisher), and its attempt to destroy the Galactic Empire's space station, the Death Star.
Teddy Lee 'Ted' Davis was 46 years old when Mount St. Helens erupts in Washington, United States, killing 57 people and causing $3 billion in damage. Mount St. Helens or Louwala-Clough is an active stratovolcano located in Skamania County, Washington, in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States. It is 50 miles (80 km) northeast of Portland, Oregon and 96 miles (154 km) south of Seattle, Washington. Mount St. Helens takes its English name from the British diplomat Lord St Helens, a friend of explorer George Vancouver who made a survey of the area in the late 18th century. The volcano is located in the Cascade Range and is part of the Cascade Volcanic Arc, a segment of the Pacific Ring of Fire that includes over 160 active volcanoes. This volcano is well known for its ash explosions and pyroclastic flows.
Teddy Lee 'Ted' Davis was 57 years old when The World Wide Web is opened to the public. The World Wide Web (WWW), also called the Web, is an information space where documents and other web resources are identified by Uniform Resource Locators (URLs), interlinked by hypertext links, and accessible via the Internet. English scientist Tim Berners-Lee invented the World Wide Web in 1989. He wrote the first web browser in 1990 while employed at CERN in Switzerland. The browser was released outside CERN in 1991, first to other research institutions starting in January 1991 and to the general public on the Internet in August 1991.
2004
Teddy Lee 'Ted' Davis was 70 years old when Facebook, a mainstream online social networking site, is founded by Mark Zuckerberg. Facebook is an American online social media and social networking service company based in Menlo Park, California. Its website was launched on February 4, 2004, by Mark Zuckerberg, along with fellow Harvard College students and roommates Eduardo Saverin, Andrew McCollum, Dustin Moskovitz and Chris Hughes.
Teddy Lee 'Ted' Davis died on 20 Jan 2013 at the age of 78
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