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Doc Davis
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Birth: Jan. 23, 1920
Poulan
Worth County
Georgia, USA
Death: Apr. 2, 2004
Southfield
Oakland County
Michigan, USA

Doc Davis, 84, was born January 23, 1920, in Poulan, Georgia to the late Whitely and Leola (Wilbourn) Davis.

The family later moved to the Detroit are where Doc attended Garfield Elementary School and William Nicke in Clinton Township.

On November 18, 1943, Doc was united in holy matrimony with the late Myrtle (Woods) Davis. From this union one son, Harry Edward Davis was born. Years later Doc met and married Hester Martin.

Doc started his career employed as a laborer for Julius Porath Cement Company. He retired from Ford Motor Company in River Rouge, Michigan, with over thirty years of service. Doc Davis was dedicated to his profession.

Doc enjoyed the outdoors. He was an avid hunter, fisherman, ice skater and motor cyclist.

Doc Davis made his transition on Friday April 2, 2004. He leaves to cherish in loving memory his beloved wife, Hester, Harry E. Davis (son), Wyanna B. (daughter-in-law) Chelsea, Brooke and Vaughn Davis (grandchildren), Harisen Gabriela (great-granddaughter) four sisters, Bette Holmes and Dolores Lane of Clinton Township, Waneda Cash (Deceased), Sarah Solomon (Deceased), two brothers, John (Deceased) and Anthony Davis of Clinton Township and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Service held Thursday, April 8, 2004, at Second Cannan Baptist Church; 9435 Hayes, Detroit, MI; Rev. John Kelly Sr., Officiating.

Final Arrangments Entrusted To Swanson Funeral Home, Inc., 806 E. Grand Boulvard, Detoit, MI 48207.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Whitely Davis (1891 - 1985)
  Leola Wilbourn Davis (1893 - 1949)
 
 Spouses:
  Myrtle W Woods Davis (1923 - 2002)*
  Hester Wilbon-Martin Davis (1917 - 2004)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Wesley Davis (1915 - 1989)*
  Sarah Davis Solomon (1917 - 1988)*
  Doc Davis (1920 - 2004)
  Willa Mae Davis (1921 - 1921)*
  Ella Davis (1922 - 1923)*
  Bette Davis Holmes (1924 - 2013)*
  Anthony Davis (1926 - 2007)*
  Waneda Davis Cash (1928 - 1999)*
  Dolores Doretha Davis Lane (1933 - 2012)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lincoln Memorial Park
Clinton Township
Macomb County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Section 210, Row 5, Grave 39
 
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Record added: Jul 02, 2010
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