Charles Davis, Jr., 82, of Warren, entered into eternal rest Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at home.
He was born March 15, 1936 in Warren, the son of Charles, Sr. and Estella (Matlock) Davis and had lived in the area all his life.
Charles attended Warren G. Harding High School and worked in electroplating for Packard Electric, retiring after 42 years of employment.
He was a member of Grace AME Church, where he was trustee pro-tem and had been head trustee for many years.
An avid bowler, he had bowled in the Packard Electric league and for the Russ Amoco team. He had coached Little League and also enjoyed volleyball, ping-pong, golf, gardening and was a terrific handyman, especially with cars.
Fond memories of Charles live on with his loving wife, Judith (Blakely) Davis, with whom he shared 61 years of marriage; five sons, Charles R. “Randy” of Columbus, Brian D. (Marie) of Warren, Kenneth M. (Viktoriya) of Hawaii, Gary S. and John S. Davis, both of Warren; one daughter, Kacey R. (Antione) Smith of Solon; 21 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and their families.
Preceding him in death are his parents; two sisters, Ida Mae Hall and Dorothy Gary and four brothers, James, William, Edward and Nathaniel Davis.
Services are 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at Grace AME Church, 1137 Main Ave. SW, Warren, with Rev. Otis Gordon officiating.
Entombment will follow at Pineview Memorial Park.
Friends may call from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, September 19 at the church.
Arrangements handled by Staton-Borowski Funeral Home.
A television tribute will air Friday, September 14 at the following approximate times: 6:41 a.m. WYTV and 8:41 a.m. MyYTV and 9:58 a.m. on FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.