March 25, 1928 - February 19, 2022
Funeral services for Mr. Marvin Davenport, 93, of Gary, Texas will be 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, February 23, 2022 at the Hawthorn Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Tim Gough and Rev. Doug Wintermute officiating. Burial will follow in the Tennessee Cemetery under the direction of Hawthorn Funeral Home. Visitation will be 6-8:00 p.m. Tuesday night at Hawthorn Funeral Home. Mr. Marvin Davenport was born March 25, 1928, in Gary, Texas. He passed this life February 19, 2022, in Carthage, Texas. Marvin was the only child born to the marriage of Ben J. and Ida A. Johnson Davenport. He was raised in Gary graduating Gary High School as a Gary Bobcat. He obtained his Forestry degree from Stephen F. Austin State University. He served his country through the U.S. Marine Corps. Marvin married Doris Marie Hays and they had two sons and three daughters. Mr. Davenport spent his career in forestry working for Kirby Forest Industries. He was a member of the Murvaul U.M.C. He served in the Kiwanis and Chamber of Commerce while living in Silsbee. Marvin loved the outdoors fishing, and crow hunting. He is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Doris Davenport; and three children, Doris Marie, Isabelle, and Ida Pauline Davenport. Mr. Davenport is survived by his sons, David Davenport of Warren, Haywood Benjamin Davenport and wife Brenda of Kirbyville; five grandchildren, Elise Davenport of Kingwood, Braden Davenport and wife Meagan of Silsbee, Brynne Stamatis and husband Alex of Silsbee; Courtney Chesson and husband Justin of Hamshire and Brittney Bazar and husband Ryan of Lumberton; nine great grandchildren, Noah, Pierce, Luke, Alyssa, Madison, Braxton, Austyn, Ella and Everlie; many other relatives and a host of friends. Serving as pallbearers will be Braden Davenport, Roger Davis, Wade Barlow, Chris White, Cole Royal, Alex Stamatis and Robert Mason. Honorary pallbearers will be Keith Hays and Leroy Cranford.
Funeral services for Mr. Marvin Davenport, 93, of Gary, Texas will be 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, February 23, 2022 at the Hawthorn Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Tim Gough and Rev. Doug Wintermute officiating. Burial will follow in the Tennessee... View Obituary & Service Information
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