Lewis Thomas “Bubba” Davis, Jr.

Lewis Thomas “Bubba” Davis, Jr., 77, of Waco, passed away Saturday, May 25, 2019 in Waco.

Viewing and Visitation: 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Thursday, May 30, at Lake Shore Funeral Home

Bubba was born February 2, 1942 in Waco. He was the owner and operator of Davis Krispy Chicken on 11th Street in Waco for many years until his retirement.

Bubba loved coaching pop warner football, little league baseball and softball.  He also loved all of his friends at the Sul Ross Senior Dance.

He was preceded in death by his parents, L.T. and Cleo Davis and brother, James Davis.

Bubba is survived by sons, Jeff Davis and wife, Jackie, Mike Davis and wife, Heather, and Brad Davis and wife, Renee; daughter, Lisa Vale and husband, Michael; grandchildren, Ryan, Haley, Trenton, Brady, Meagan, Katie, Annabelle, and Amelia Vale; brother, Johnny Davis and wife, Lynn; sister, Judy Patillo and husband, Dale; sister-in-law, Jackie Davis; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Place of Service: Lake Shore Funeral Home , 5201 Steinbeck Bend; Waco, TX 76708

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Condolence Messages

  1. Cynthia Redding Lawson

    My prayers and thoughts are with your family in this time of loss. God be with you all and give you the peace that surpasses all understanding.

  2. He was a good man.He will be missed.Sorry for y’all loss.

  3. Schmedthorst Family

    Our Thoughts and Prayers are with The Davis’ Families during this time of loss. Mr Davis was a
    Great neighbor to have during their time that they lived in Robinson. He will be Deeply Missed!
    Darryl, Lisa, & Hunter Schmedthorst

  4. Julia ledford

    Thoughts and prayers to all the family. You all hold a very dear place in our heart. My brother Tommy always loved Bubba’s chicken. May God give you comfort and peace. Julia Ledford (Schmedthorst).

  5. My God comfort your entire family during this time. He touched so many lives throughout the community. I have so many great memories of Bubba and was blessed to know him.
    Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
    Jerry, Keri, Greyson & Madeleine Green

  6. I grew up in Waco, , and we knew him… RIP Mr

  7. Sheryl Reinhardt Newman

    Mr Davis was truly the kindest man ever. All his kids are also very good people. He was a great coach for us in softball and always took care of us at the chicken place. I will miss him!

  8. Ron & Samara Smith

    Thoughts and prayers for the Davis family. Bubba was a great guy.

  9. Avery Jack Ladd Davis Sr,

    He will be miss my condolence and prayers go out to all

  10. Judy I am so sorry for your loss. Prayers

  11. From the Waco ISD Maintenance shop Past and Present
    The Davis family has kept us fed with their chicken for over 40 years and it never changed
    Bubba and family was always good to us, Thank You for all the years. May the Lord Jesus
    cover your family with his Gracie during times like this and always

  12. I am speaking for all of the Consolidated Freight men and women that bought lots of chicken from Bubba and Jeff on 11th & Clay. We all enjoyed stopping by and enjoyed all the laughs and great food offered up by Bubba and his family. That “corner” has not been the same since the Davis’s left. May God grant Bubba peace and we all wish that he rest
    in peace. Remembering Bubba: Frank & Susan, Gary, Big “A”, Roy, Ray, Dwayne, Stephen, Bubbie, Byran T, and Bonnie.

  13. Jeff and Cheryl McNew

    Lots of good times with the Davis family. Sorry for your loss.

  14. Ralph Shumate

    So sorry for your loss

  15. Jerry and Bertha Shelton

    We are so sorry for your loss. Bubba was a great baseball coach and nice man

  16. genevieve g ramos

    He was a good man always greeting his customers with a smile! May the Lord give yall strength in the days to come . My sincere condolences to the family I know he will be truly missed.

  17. Margaret Romero

    Our condolences for
    BUBBA HE. Was part of my family when we lived on Clay,12th st. OUR KIDS HAD A CHARGE ACCT WTH HIM, HE KNEW HE WOULD GET PAID,,,MYSONS DAUGHTERS GRANDCHILD S ME,MARGARET. It was a pleasure Knowing all your families May he RIP loved him & allthe fmily

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