Charles “Chuck” Davis, Jr.
November 01, 1934 ‒ July 11, 2017
Charles “Chuck” “Junior” Davis, Jr., age 82 of Gahanna, died early Tuesday morning, July 11, 2017 after a long battle with cancer.
He was born on November 1, 1934 in Cutbank, Montana as the son of the late Charles A. and Edna (Spangler) Davis.
Charles was a graduate of Linden-McKinley High School and The Ohio State University with a degree in Business Administration. He was a Veteran of the United States Navy, serving during the Korean War, and worked as an accountant.
In 1957, he married Nell Gillman in Liberty, Indiana. This March, they celebrated their 60th anniversary as husband and wife. They have lived at their cherished home in Gahanna for the past 45 years. Chuck loved tending to his flower and vegetable gardens, working around their home, and birdwatching from his sun room.
He will be missed by his beloved wife Nell; daughter Gina Davis Coman and her husband Mike of Powell; son Mark Davis and his wife Collette of Sunbury; sister Mary Borrego; brother Artie Davis; grandchildren Zachary and Matthew Coman and Cole, Lauren, and Owen Davis; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his step-mother Opal Davis; granddaughter Mackenzie Allysa; aunts Betty and Hannah; and uncles Doyle, Lester, and Perry.
Friends may call on the family on Friday, July 14, 2017 from 6-8 PM at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, 637 North State Route 61, Sunbury, Ohio 43074. Services will be held there on Saturday at 11:00 AM. Burial with full military honors will follow at North Lawn Memory Gardens in Westerville.
Special memories and condolences can be expressed to the family at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.