Eldon Lewis 'Pete' Davenport

Eldon Lewis “Pete” Davenport, 83, of East Brewton, died Monday, Sept. 23, 2019, in a Pensacola medical facility after a brief illness.

Mr. Davenport was a native of Courtland, N.Y. and former resident of Ohio before he became a long time resident of East Brewton. Of the Protestant faith, he was a U.S. Navy veteran and retired machine tender from Container Corporation with 39 years of service.

The funeral was held at 11 a.m., Friday, Sept. 27, at Williams Memorial Chapel Funeral Home with Rev. William Joyner officiating. Burial followed at Fort Crawford Cemetery in East Brewton with Williams Me...