Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Police Officer Philip Mahan Davis

Pelham Police Department, Alabama

End of Watch Friday, December 4, 2009

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Reflections for Police Officer Philip Mahan Davis

Brother, thank you for a job well done! May God be with your family and put them at peace in knowing that you are by God's side and that they will be with you again one day. Rest in peace!

Officer Jeremy M. Long
Mobile Police Department

December 4, 2009

Our hearts are broken once again...The bravery that Officer Phillip Davis showed everyday he went to work will NEVER be forgotten...We grieve with all of you...

Kathy stevenson wife of
Sgt. Howard K. Stevenson EOW 1/9/05

December 4, 2009

May you RIP....Your time was cut short on this earth by a senseless act....you will already be remembered .... Davis Family we are so sorry to hear of your loss...May God Give you comfort during this very sad time.

Wife of Ret. Sgt. Steve Wilson
Prattville Police Department, Prattville AL

December 4, 2009

Officer Davis, you will be greatly missed by your brothers. I pray that God gives your family and friends some guidence in this time. Rest in peace my brother, walk with all, we'll take it from here.

Sgt. Gary Timm
Columbus Police- Montana

December 4, 2009

Montgomery Police Department 1st Shift Motors had the honor of escorting Officer Davis today on the beginning portion of his final trip to Birmingham. Officer Davis died in the line of duty doing the exact same thing I do everyday, promoting traffic safety through enforcement and deterrence. His death hits very close to my heart as a Traffic Officer and saddens me very deeply. I hope all of my Law Enforcement family with the Pelham Police Department will be able to unite and heal from this tragedy over time and that his wife and children will be supported and looked after. I still get upset when I drive around Montgomery in the areas where we have lost Officers, but I just try and remember to focus on the good times we had and the laughs we shared....I still miss them all as I know Officer Davis will be. Thank You Officer Phillip Davis for having the courage and willingness each day to hold that "Thin Blue Line" for our freedom and protection.

Cpl. B.J. Champlin
Montgomery Police Department

December 4, 2009

Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of God.
May God bless your family during tragic time.

Detective
Troy NY PD

December 4, 2009

Rest in Peace my friend and brother. We will miss your sense of humor, your intelligence and your dedication. We love you.

Anonymous

December 4, 2009

Rest my brother.Watch over us. God speed.

Deputy R. L. Matthews
Father of Deputy C. Brian Matthews EOW 9-30-05

December 4, 2009

With deepest sympathies to the family and friends of Officer Phillip Dvis. Pelham Police Depts., Ala. God keep you for you are now known to the Ages. You will never be forgotten and your memmory will live on in the heart and minds of those you loved and served with great humility. God bless all.

Margaret Hood
Citizen Watch

December 4, 2009

Rest in peace....

Patrolman
Pennsylvania

December 4, 2009

My thoughts are with the family. I hope the person who shot this officer rots in hell. God bless all who have made the ultimate sacrifice.

Michael braun

December 4, 2009

It is with deep sadness and sympathy that I write to offer my condolences, and final salute to Officer Phillip Davis. My appreciation for the unselfish job you did as one of Gods Chosen Servants. I know right now that God is extending to you "Well Done My Good and Faithful Servant"! May God comfort your sons, and wife during this loss. Rest in peace my brother. I know you served your community and God well.

Isaiah 57
1 Good people pass away;
the godly often die before their time.
But no one seems to care or wonder why.
No one seems to understand
that God is protecting them from the evil to come.
2 For those who follow godly paths
will rest in peace when they die.

LEO Instructor Michael R. Powell
State of Arkansas

December 4, 2009

I shared many end of shift breakfast's with Phillip when he worked with Calera PD. I know of very few people with a wit as quick as Phillip's, and I sincerely enjoyed those times when we would cross paths on shift. You will be missed brother, but we will carry on the fight with you in our hearts. You and your family are in my prayers.

Deputy John K. Baggett
Shelby County Sheriff's Office

December 4, 2009

On behalf of all Missouri officers, dispatchers and the like, we extend our sympathy to the family, friends, and co-workers of Officer Davis. Rest in peace our fallen hero.

Scott Barthelmass, Founder/Team Manager
Missouri Law Enforcement Funeral Assistance Team

December 4, 2009

This hits very close to home. What a tragedy it is to lose one of our neighboring brothers at a time like this. May the good Lord bless Officer Davis's soul and hold him in his arms while he still watches over us from above. May the good Lord bless Mrs. Davis and her children and that he may give them the strength to pull through this sad and terrible moment. May the good Lord also bless the Pelham Police Dept. and give them the strength to cope with the lost of one of their own and our brother in blue. You may be gone Officer Davis but you will never be forgotten. GOD SPEED!!!

Trooper Bobby D. White
Alabama State Troopers

December 4, 2009

REST IN PEACE BROTHER.

INVESTIGATOR BOB CAMERON
CLEVELAND HTS PD (OHIO)

December 4, 2009

Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. No words could ever be enough to express how this impacts not only Officer Davis' family, friends, and his department... but all officers and their families everywhere. You will remain in our prayers! God bless each of you.

Wife of K-9 Handler
Dothan Police Department

December 4, 2009

For Police Officer Phillip Davis:

A law officer on patrol has to deal with many hazards. Traffic stops are chief among the many that exist. When we stop a vehicle no one knows what awaits. The usual is an encounter that is routine, and the unusual is one that leads to an officer's death. Both are existing factors that present themselves to every law officer performing this duty. All of us who patrol face what has happened before and is sure to happen again.

For Phil, the worst situation presented itself for reasons known only to our creator. Little is available to protect us from cowards who attack suddenly and without warning. We don't approach the general public looking down the sights of our weapons. We are peace officers, not warriors. Such is our lot.

We pray for Phil, his family, his friends, his co-workers and all who care about him. We pray for their recovery and their cherishing of all that a family member, a friend, or a partner could mean to them. May they recall only the best moments and the truest reasons they find him worthy of honor. For he has earned it, since forfeiting his life for others deems him nothing less than a hero.

As a fellow law officer I am proud to render him a final salute.

Cpl. Ralph D. Fiorenza (Ret.)
Pennylvania State Police

December 4, 2009

MY DEEPEST CONDOLENCES TO ALL WHO MOURN THE LOSS OF OFFICER DAVIS. MAY GOD BLESS EACH OF YOU WITH A PEACE WHICH PASSETH ALL UNDERSTANDING. OFFICER DAVIS, YOU HAVE SERVED WELL. MAY GOD BLESS YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE AND SACRIFICE. A HERO FOR SURE. MAY YOU NEVER BE FORGOTTEN FOR YOUR SACRIFICE. GOD BLESS.

CHIEF RONNIE WATFORD-RET.
JEFFERSON POLICE DEPT,S.C.

December 4, 2009

My thoughts and prayers go out to the family, friends, and fellow officers at Pelham.

Cpl. Chuck Sutherlin
Foley (AL) Police Department

December 4, 2009

May you find peace in the arms of the Lord. Rest in peace Officer Davis. My thoughts and prayers go out to your family.

Carla
Citizen

December 4, 2009

Rest In Peace Brother. Know your killer is in custody and will pay for what he did. My condolences to your Family and the Pelham PD.

PO Fred Nordt
Lake Success PD, Long Island, NY

December 4, 2009

God Bless you Officer and may God hold you in his loving arms, he received another angel in heaven and we on earth lost another hero. May your family and friends know their not alone, we all stand with them silently in support and love.

With Deepest Respect,
Kim Weigand
Mom of Sgt. Michael C. Weigand
E.O.W. 9/14/2009

Kim Weigand

December 4, 2009

Thank you Sir, Officer Phillip Davis of the office of the Pelham Police Dept.Such a waste,in his prime time of life trying to protect the peoploe of Pelham. May God Bless your wife and the children and that she should know and let children know he was a HERO.He gave all for their safety. May God Bless all of our officers that are doing the job of protecting the citizens every where. BE CAREFUL GOD BLESS

RES/CAPT.Wayne Blankinchip
Jacksonville Sheriff's Office--Jax.Fl.

December 4, 2009

Thank you for your service and sacrifice, you served well. Your selflessness and willingness to serve will never go unforfogtten. I pray for your Wife and Children and hope the good lord will bless them and protect them during your unearthly absence.

Rest in peace Officer.

"Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called the sons of God" Matthew 5:9

J Clendening #407
Glades County Sheriff's Office, FL

December 4, 2009

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