Julian Lavon Davis, 69, of Vero Beach, died Monday, June 20, 2011, at VNA Hospice House.
He was born Dec. 20, 1941, in Johnston, S.C., and had been a resident of Vero Beach since 1958, coming from his birthplace.
Lavon owned and operated JL Davis Mowing and Grading.
He was a member of the Vero Beach Masonic Lodge 250 F&AM and was a 32nd degree mason.
Survivors include his wife of 45 years, Louise Davis, of Vero Beach; two daughters, Jodi Velde, of Vero Beach and Jill Davis, of Vero Beach; sister, Ann Miller, of Jacksonville; brother, Avery Davis, of Atlanta, Ga.; and two grandchildren.
He was predeceased by his father and mother Julian and Fredie Elizabeth Davis.
A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, June 25, 2011, at 11 a.m. at the First Church of God, Vero Beach with a reception to follow in the church.
Donations may be made to VNA Hospice of Indian River County, 1110 35th Lane, Vero Beach, FL.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Thomas S. Lowther Funeral Home and Crematory, Vero Beach.