Douglas Glenn Davis

March 25, 1954 - June 24, 2013
Douglas Glenn Davis

Douglas Glenn Davis, 59, of East Flat Rock went to be with the Lord Monday, June 24, 2013 at the Elizabeth House after a brief illness.

A native and lifelong resident of Henderson County, Mr. Davis was the son of Audrey Davis of East Flat Rock and the late Marion Davis. He was also preceded in death by a daughter, Jacqueline Denise Davis.

Mr. Davis graduated from Hendersonville High School and attended the University of Kentucky, majoring in psychology. He served in the US Army with the 101st Airborne Division. Prior to retiring as a machine operator from Manual Woodworkers, Mr. Davis was a former Henderson County Deputy Sheriff. He was a member of the Assembly of Yahweh.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his loving wife of 37 years, Delma Ranetta Jackson Davis of East Flat Rock; four sons, DeWayne Davis (Brandy) of Greensboro, NC; Anthony Davis (Shawon) of Rhode Island; James Davis (Tara) of Brevard; and William Davis (MaShayna) of Charlotte; one daughter, Dione Davis, and one God-daughter, Vanessa Craven, both of Charlotte; nine grandchildren; three brothers, Marion Davis (Darlene), Larry Davis (Loretta), and Michael Davis; one sister, Audrey Walser (Johnny); two uncles, James Simmons and wife, Thelma, of NC and Clyde Davis of Hendersonville; and a number of nieces, nephews and cousins.

A funeral service will be held at 2 pm Saturday, June 29, 2013 in the Kirby Memorial Chapel of Shuler Funeral Home. Reverend Larry Davis will officiate. Burial will be at a later date. The family will receive friends from 6 ñ 8 pm Friday at Shuler Funeral Home.

An online guest book and sympathy card are available at Shuler Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

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  • June 27, 2013
    Ken and MaeBelle Stipe says:
    So sorry to hear of your loss, Delma. Our prayers are with you.

  • June 27, 2013
    Johnny T. Landrum says:
    Remembering the good times. Rest in peace my friend Dougie. May God bless your soul and give comfort to your family in their time of grief.

  • June 27, 2013
    Michael & Yvette Jackson says:
    My heart is still heavy. I can't believe I won't hear your voice again. I love you and will miss you so much Dougie Fresh, Mike. Thank you Dee and Netta for being so kind and loving...I will miss you Dee, love Yvette.

  • June 27, 2013
    Denise & Ann Mc Daniels says:
    Our prayers go out to you , in your time of need .With much love, Be Blessed and Encourage.

  • June 27, 2013
    LaDonna Vinson says:
    Anthony, Shawon and family, sending my sympathies! Wish you God's grace and comfort in this time of sorrow and grief. May God continue to bless you and your families.