Rodney Jon Davenport Sr., 72, of Royse City passed away Thursday, March 23, 2017, at Baylor Medical Center of Dallas. Visitation will be held Sunday, March 26, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Coker-Mathews Funeral Home.
Mr. Davenport was born in Des Moines, Iowa, on Nov. 6, 1944, to Joseph Andrew Davenport and Evenlyn Belle McKeever Davenport. He married Judith Scott on Nov. 12, 1964, in Denton, Texas. He was a dentist in Greenville for 40 years and of the Methodist faith.
He is survived by his sons, Rodney Davenport Jr. and wife Machelle and Scott A. Davenport and a brother, Kelly Davenport and wife Michelle.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Judith Davenport and brother Michael Enoch Davenport.
Published on March 24, 2017