---- — Matthew Brett Davis, 31, of Kirklin, died Monday, Jan. 13, 2014, at his home.
Matt was born March 14, 1982, in Lebanon, the son of Larry and Rebecca (Barnett) Davis. He graduated from Clinton Central High School in May 2000, and received his Bachelor of Science Degree from Purdue University in August 2004.
He farmed with his dad and uncle.
Matt enjoyed lifting weights, riding his bicycle, reading and being outdoors.
Survivors include his parents, who reside in Kirklin; sister, Shelly (Shawn) Hester of Pleasant Grove, Utah; maternal grandparents, Richard and Patty Barnett of Sheridan; paternal grandmother, Mary K. Davis of Kirklin; uncles and aunts, Eric (Gayla) Davis of Kirklin, Nancy (Stan) Crum of West Lafayette, Pam (Greg) Beckwith of Yorktown and Annette (Brian) Marcum of Sheridan; and several cousins.
He was preceded in death by a grandfather, Jimmie Joe Davis; and an aunt, Julia Pearson.
Family services will be held with burial in Green Lawn Memorial Park. Goodwin Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations in Matthew’s name to Abilities Services, Inc., 110 S. Prairie Ave., Frankfort, IN 46041; or Kirklin Public Library, 115 N. Main St., Kirklin, IN 46050.
Online condolences may be made at www.goodwinfuneralhome.com.