Davison’s Shoes, Verco Sporting Goods closes after 60 years of business | KSNF/KODE

NEVADA, Mo. — After more than six decades of business, one Nevada store will soon be closing its doors.

It’s been a good ride for “Davison’s Shoes, Verco Sporting Goods”.

But after 60 plus years, C.E.O. Marvin Davison and his wife Betty have decided it’s time to retire.

“Davison’s Shoes, Verco Sporting Goods” in Nevada came to be back in 1958.

Started by Marvin and Betty Davison when they were 19 years old, the store originally just sold shoes.

After many years of service they grew to 96 different locations in 8 states. While products expanded to handbags, sports equipment and apparel.

But soon, they will be closing their final store.

“I feel real good about it. I think we’ve served the four states pretty well. We have people drive 100 and 150 miles to come here and buy shoes,” said Marvin Davison – Davison’s Shoes, Verco Sporting Goods C.E.O.

While the store grew, so did their number of…

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