Billy Ray Davis (1943 - 2008)

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Billy Ray Davis
1943 - 2008
updated July 24, 2019
Billy Ray Davis was born on October 26, 1943. He married Jeanette (Alford) Davis on August 23, 1968 in Texas. He died on May 23, 2008 at age 64. We know that Billy Ray Davis had been residing in Harrison County, Texas.


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Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery Section K Site 134, West Maryland, in North Little Rock, Arkansas



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Harrison County, Texas


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Branch of service: Us Air Force
Rank attained: MSGT
Wars/Conflicts: Vietnam

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Billy Ray Davis & Jeanette (Alford) Davis

August 23, 1968Harrison County, TX


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Born: around 1945


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Billy Ray Davis passed away on May 23, 2008 at 64 years of age. He was buried in Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery Section K Site 134, North Little Rock, Arkansas. Billy was born on October 26, 1943. He married Jeanette (Alford) Davis on August 23, 1968 in Texas. We know that Billy Ray Davis had been residing in Harrison County, Texas.
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In 1943, in the year that Billy Ray Davis was born, on June 20th through June 22nd, the Detroit Race Riot erupted at Belle Isle Park. The rioting spread throughout the city (made worse by false rumors of attacks on blacks and whites) and resulted in the deployment of 6,000 Federal troops. 34 people were killed, (25 of them black) - mostly by white police or National Guardsmen, 433 were wounded (75 percent of them black) and an estimated $2 million of property was destroyed. The same summer, there were riots in Beaumont, Texas and Harlem, New York.

In 1950, he was merely 7 years old when in February, Joe McCarthy gave a speech alleging that he had a list of "members of the Communist Party and members of a spy ring" who worked in the State Department. He went on to chair a committee that investigated not only the State Department but also the administration of President Harry S. Truman, the Voice of America, and the U.S. Army for communist spies - until he was condemned by the U.S. Senate in 1954.

In 1966, he was 23 years old when on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

In 1982, he was 39 years old when on June 30th, time ran out on the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA). The Amendment had only received 35 of the necessary 38 state ratifications. First sent to the states in 1972, the Amendment stated that "Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex".

In 1998, when he was 55 years old, on December 19th, the House of Representatives initiated impeachment charges against U.S. President Bill Clinton. He was subsequently acquitted of these charges by the Senate on February 12th.

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Billy P Davis
Born: around 1927
Tennessee, United States
Billy Frank Davis
Dec 4, 1927 - Oct 22, 1997
Texas, United States
Billy Z Davis
Born: around 1927
South Carolina, United States
Billy H Davis
Born: around 1927
North Carolina, United States
Billy S Sr Davis
Born: around 1918
Georgia, United States
Billy H Davis
Born: around 1924
Idaho, United States
Billy J Davis
Born: around 1926
Arizona, United States
Billy T Davis
Born: around 1920
California, United States
Billy T Davis
Born: around 1920
Ohio, United States
Billy R Davis
Born: around 1927
Texas, United States
Billy H Davis
Born: around 1927
Texas, United States
Billy J Davis
Born: around 1924
Oklahoma, United States
Billy J Davis
Born: around 1923
Oklahoma, United States
Billy L Davis
Born: around 1926
South Dakota, United States
Billy B Davis
Born: around 1926
Iowa, United States
Billy E Davis
Born: around 1920
Iowa, United States

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Leonard Davis
Oct 15, 1926 - May 12, 2008
Thelma Louise Davis
Mar 21, 1923 - Jul 20, 2008
Hugh E Davis Jr
Oct 6, 1922 - Jul 16, 2008
Tuscumbia, AL
Donald Gene Davis
Oct 2, 1957 - Apr 9, 2008
Robert David Davis
Jun 25, 1954 - Apr 15, 2008
Richard Dean Davis
Jun 16, 1949 - Jul 13, 2008
James Herbert Davis
Oct 8, 1916 - Apr 18, 2007
William E Davis
Mar 15, 1936 - Jul 1, 2008
Walter E Davis
Jun 21, 1924 - Jul 5, 2008
Christine Davis
Jun 28, 1957 - Jul 16, 2008
Joseph D Davis
Aug 8, 1924 - Jun 2, 2008
George Thomas Davis
Feb 2, 1954 - Jun 28, 2008
David Davis
May 19, 1926 - Jul 1, 2008
Ruth Eva Davis
Jul 10, 1930 - Jul 14, 2008
Ruth Estelle Davis
Apr 7, 1929 - Jul 18, 2008

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