A photo of the late Denard Davis is displayed by his wife Yvonne Davis at their home in Merced, Calif., Friday, Jan. 15, 2016. Yvonne Davis has been chosen as the Grand Marshall of Monday's Martin Luther King Jr. parade in Merced.
A photo of the late Denard Davis is displayed by his wife Yvonne Davis at their home in Merced, Calif., Friday, Jan. 15, 2016. Yvonne Davis has been chosen as the Grand Marshall of Monday's Martin Luther King Jr. parade in Merced. Andrew Kuhn akuhn@mercedsunstar.com
A photo of the late Denard Davis is displayed by his wife Yvonne Davis at their home in Merced, Calif., Friday, Jan. 15, 2016. Yvonne Davis has been chosen as the Grand Marshall of Monday's Martin Luther King Jr. parade in Merced. Andrew Kuhn akuhn@mercedsunstar.com

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