Gerald E. Davis
DELAWARE — The Rev. Gerald E. Davis, 70, of Delaware died Friday, July 11, 2008, at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus.
He was born May 5, 1938, in Portsmouth to the late Carl and Ola (Green) Davis. He was a retired ordained minister for the Sunbury Wesleyan Church.
He is survived by his wife, Janice (Doyle); sons, Terry Lee and Bryan (Kimberly); daughter, Sherri (Gary) Zimmerman; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; sisters, Lou (Jim) Ryals and Evelyn (Clifford) Egerton.
He was also preceded in death by a brother, Carl Jr.
Friends may call Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Sunbury, and one hour prior to the Thursday 4 p.m. funeral services at Genoa Baptist Church, 7562 Lewis Center Road, Westerville, with the Revs. Walter Jefferies, Jeff Mansell and Frank Carl officiating. Private interment will follow in Sunbury Memorial Park. An additional memorial service will be held Sunday, July 20, at 2 p.m. at the Anderson Church of God, Rhodes Avenue, New Boston.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Genoa Christian Academy for his grandchildren. Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.