Billy Lee Davenport, age 40, was called to his eternal home February 28, 2017 after winning a 3&1/2 year battle with Glioblastoma. Billy’s goal in life was to be like Jesus and his reward is Heaven. His journey was filled with life and love alongside Julie Ann Davenport, his wife of 21 years. Billy’s passion in life were his children, Colby Lee Davenport and Jordan Denise Davenport. He was preceded in death by his mother, Marcia Lynn Davenport.
Billy is also survived by his father, Dennis Davenport; grandmother, Dorothy Doyle; sister, Christin Davenport Mata and husband Cosmo; brother, Justin Davenport and spouse April Yount; mother & father-in-law, Rick and Debbie Hargrove; grandmother-in-law, Bettye Sims Hargrove; sister-in-law, Courtney Hargrove Blair and husband Mike; brother-in-law Jeff Hargrove; numerous nephews, niece, aunts, uncles, cousins and wonderful friends he considered family that are too many to list.
Funeral services for Billy Lee Davenport were held Friday, March 3, 2017 at 1 p.m. at the Good Shepherd Fellowship Church. Interment to follow in the Wesley Chapel Cemetery with Bro. Leon Wallace and Bro. Ottis Byers officiating. The family received friends for visitation from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Thursday at the Good Shepherd Fellowship Church. Online condolences may be made at www.callawayallee.com