Davis, ’45, Sylvester Family Medicine Physician, died April 23

Dr. H. Gordon Davis, 104, a 1945 MCG graduate and longtime Sylvester, Georgia family physician, died on Sunday, April 23, 2023 at his residence.

Dr. Davis realized a need in the community to care for the elderly and infirm who were no longer able to care for themselves. He first built Georgia Care, Inc (now Pruitt Health Sylvester) in 1964, Georgia Care of Tifton, Inc (now Rehabilitation Center of South Georgia) followed in 1966 and Georgia Care of Albany, Inc (now Pruitt Health-Albany) in 1967.

Read Dr. Davis’ obituary.

Read more about Dr. Davis in MCG Medicine.

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