Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

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Sam Eli Davis

Born: 3/22/1979

Died: 12/10/1999

Maiden Name: n/a

Honorific: n/a

Sam Eli Davis, 20, passed away December 10, 1999. Sam was born March 22, 1979 in Talihina, Oklahoma to Romona (Sam) and Dean Davis. He lived in Hugo, all his life and was a member of the FFA, Boy Scouts of America and High Hill Methodist Church.

As a boy, Sam looked forward to attending Bertram Bobb’s Christian Indian Children’s Camp every summer. He also played baseball as soon as he got old enough. In high school, Sam played baseball, golf and football.

He took great pride in his team. He won many honors through his school days but the Fighting Buffalo Award” he received was of special importance. This was given by the coaches for the ideal player with the biggest heart best values and best school spirit.