Davidson, Regianald Martin

DAVIDSON – Reginald Martin Davidson, beloved husband of Corrie Davidson  of Rainier, passed away in Brooks on  December 2nd, 2003 at the age of  65 years, Martin was born in Brooks  on July 28th, 1938 and received his  education in Rainier. He had worked for  the EID and later owned and operated  Zippy Cat until farming in the Rainier  area. Martin and Corrie were marred in  Yuma, Arizona on February 7th, 1992.  He especially enjoyed playing cards,  fishing, singing and music. Martin will  be fondly remembered for his love for  his family, for his sense of humour  and for his love of people and telling  stories. He was predeceased by his  sister Aileen Johnson on June 19th,  1991, his father Roy on September  18th, 1991, and niece Bonnie Scott on  November 4th, 2003. He is survived  by his loving family, wife Corrie and  children Aileen and Shane who were  the apple of his eye all of Rainier; 4 children with his previous wife Gloria  Atwood – daughter Cindy Davidson of Calgary, daughter Cherie (Mickey)  Barca of Brooks, daughter Jacquie (Marvin) of Calgary and son Curtis  (Kathy) Davidson of Brooks; grandchildren Allison, Sarah, Amy, Amber,  Dustin and Andy; his mom Irene Davidson of Brooks; brothers Rod and his  wife Wendy of Rainier and Ken and his wife Marilynne of Millicent and nieces  and nephews. Funeral services were held at 1:30 PM on Monday, December  8th from the Evangelical Free Church, Brooks. Rev. Don Gillett officiated.  Honorary Pallbearers were Ron Hallman, Allen Nielsen, Arnold Nielsen,  Wes Link, Arnold Roth, Dave Forden, Mike Graham, Dennis Peyton and  Arnold Gillespie, all who were active in Martin’s life. Active Pallbearers  were Joel Davidson, Aaron Davidson, Trent Davidson, Layne Davidson,  Bruce Tumbach, Brett Bock and Bruce Pierson. In memory of Martin, if  friends desire, memorial tributes may be made to either Alberta Lung  Association, PO Box 4500, Edmonton T6E 929 or charity of your choice.  Arrangements in care of SMIT FUNERAL  HOME. Telephone 362-4636  or 1-866-362-4652.