Davie L. “Buckshot” Madison, 73, of Hinton passed away Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at CAMC Memorial in Charleston following a sudden illness.
Davie was born in Hinton January 9, 1947. He was the son of William “Red” and Mamie Lilly Buckland.
He was a retired inspector for the West Virginia Department of Highways with 44 years of service. He was a 1965 graduate of Hinton High School and attended Fairmont State College. He was currently employed as a code enforcement officer for the city of Hinton.
He was a member of the Summers County Solid Waste Authority, a member of the Hinton Rotary Club, coached a Hinton Little League team for many years, and officiated grade school and middle school basketball games. He was a former member of the Hinton Fire Department and a 50-year member of the Hinton Masonic Lodge. He was a member of the Hinton Police Department Service Board and attended Miller Memorial Methodist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Romanda Berry Madison; one sister, Nellie Robertson, and husband, Dennis of Hinton; his mother in-law, Carmen Berry of Hinton; and a cousin, Mary Palmer of Lowell; one niece, Kimberly Foster and husband, Gary; nephew, Nickalous Robertson and wife, Robin; and a great-nephew, Blake Robertson; extended family includes Jackie and Keisha Gill and Madison and Levi Gill.
Funeral service was at 2 p.m. Monday on July 26, 2021 at Pivont Funeral Home Chapel with Pastors John Savage and Robbie Merritt. Burial followed in Restwood Memorial Gardens. Friends could call at the funeral home from 6-8 p.m. on Sunday, July 25, 2021.
Hinton Masonic Lodge served as pallbearers and had graveside rights.
Honorary pallbearers were Joe Blakenship, Mike Gore, Larry Meador, Jackie Gill, Gary Wheeler, Levi Gill, Pat Jordan, David Fox, Chris Meadows, Nathan Allen, T.J Cockhran, John Farmer, and Tom Conway.
Online condolences at www.pivontfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements by Pivont Funeral Home, Hinton, WV.
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