Martin Edward “Marty” Davenport passed
away Monday, July 17, 2006 after a lengthy battle with
cancer. He was born in Victoria September 18, 1949 to Tapply
Hurt Davenport and Thelma Ann Hardy.
Marty is survived by his wife, Elizabeth
(Bettie) Nolan Davenport; sons Stephen Davenport, Patrick
Davenport, Michael Davenport, Daniel Davenport and wife,
Andrea; grandsons Tyler Davenport and Kai Davenport; all of
Missouri City, Texas.
Marty also leaves behind his mother,
Thelma Davenport of Bossier City, Louisiana; three sisters,
Gay Nell Misso of Dumfries, Virginia, and Vicky Beveridge
and Kathy Delcambre of Birmington, Alabama, and one brother,
Tapply, Jr. (Tappy) Davenport of The Woodlands, along with
three nieces and five nephews.
Marty will be missed by the many friends
he made through his involvement with youth soccer, little
league baseball, swim teams and his years on the Missouri
City Parks and Recreation Board.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made
to the Houston Hospice at the Medical Center, 1905 Holcombe,
Houston, Texas, 77030.
Funeral services for Marty are pending
with Davis-Greenlawn Funeral Home, 3900 B. F. Terry Blvd.,
Rosenberg, Texas, 77471, 281-341-8800. Please contact the
funeral home for service and visitation information.