Augustus Frye Davis, Jr "Spud"



Augustus Frye Davis, Jr. “Spud”, age 66, passed away peacefully Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at his home in Murrells Inlet with his loving family by his side.

Born in Statesville, NC, Spud is the son of Augustus F. Davis, Sr. and the late Elizabeth Ann Johnson Davis. An avid surfer, Spud enjoyed surfing so much that he even trained his faithful dog Boomer to surf as well. He was also an accomplished drummer and who enjoyed watching drag racing and NASCAR.

Survivors include his loving wife of 25 years Janice C. Broom; father, Augustus F. Davis, Sr., Newland, NC; sister, Sunny Lynn Estes, Statesville, NC; step daughter, Deana Hyatt Keyton, Myrtle Beach, SC; grandson, Trison Myers and numerous extended family and friends.

A Celebration of Life service for Spud will be held 2:00 P.M., Saturday, February 10, 2018 at Neal & Pam’s Pub in Surfside Beach.

In lieu of flowers the family requests that friends plant perennials or a tree in Spud's memory.