Randall Scott Davenport‚ 37‚ of Marshall‚ Missouri‚ died Sunday‚ October 24‚ 2010‚ at the fire station after fighting two structure fires.
He was born April 16‚ 1973‚ in Waverly‚ Missouri‚ to William Henry Davenport and Barbara Alspaw Davenport. A lifelong resident of Marshall‚ he was a 1991 graduate of Marshall High School and attended firefighter recruit training through Columbia Fire Academy. He had been a firefighter for the Marshall Fire Department since 2004 and had recently obtained his EMT license. He was a member of IAFF Local 2706
Randall was a member of Marshall Family Worship Center and Marshall Drag Racing Team. He enjoyed riding his Harley.
In addition to his parents‚ he is survived by his wife‚ Sarah (Hall); his children‚ Maggie Jane Davenport and Henry Parker Davenport; his siblings‚ Lola Christine Jones‚ Terry Lee Davenport‚ Vickie Lynn Gochenour‚ William Henry Davenport Jr.‚ Roger Allen Davenport‚ and Lori Ann Gibson; and numerous nieces and nephews.
His life’s passion was being a firefighter‚ loving his family and friends.