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John H. Davis



John H. Davis, age 49 of Grattan Township, passed away peacefully Tuesday, November 13, 2018, after a long battle with colon cancer. He was preceded in death by his mother, Sally Davis; and sister, Heidi Southwell. John is survived by his wife of 22 years, Denise; sons Thomas and Benjamin; father Rev. Howard (Mary) Davis; brothers Mark Davis, Paul (Carolann) Davis; sister Sonna (James) Pohlson; in-laws Patrick and Maureen Quigley; sister-in-law Angela Thompson; brothers-in-law Steven (Tracey) Quigley, Mel Southwell; and several nieces and nephews. John proudly served 18 years as an officer with the Grandville Police Department. He was a loving husband and wonderful father, who lived life to the fullest. A friend to everyone, John lit up any room he was in, making people laugh and feel good. He truly made life fun. Visitation will be held from 2-4:00 p.m. and 6-8:00 p.m. Monday, November 19, at Roth-Gerst Chapel, 305 N. Hudson, Lowell, MI 49331. Funeral will be 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, November 20, at Ada Bible Church, 3869 Knapp St. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525. Rev. Tom Skilling officiating. Interment Mason Cemetery, Grattan Township. Memorial contributions may be made to the College Education Fund for Thomas and Benjamin Davis. Please make checks payable to Denise Davis; they will be directly deposited into the boys’ college fund.

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3 Responses

  1. Thank you Denise and boys, for sharing such a caring and funny husband/father with us.

  2. I am so sorry for your loss. Thinking of you and your family as you celebrate John’s life. May your happy memories give you peace and comfort.

  3. Sending prayers to Davis family for comfort and peace that transcends all understanding.

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