Mount Vernon News
  • William J. Davis

  • May 19, 2010

CANTON — William J. Davis, 59, of Canton and formerly of Mount Vernon died Friday evening, May 14, 2010, at the Affinity Medical Center in Massillon.

He was born Feb. 4, 1951, in Akron, son of the late Charles and Nettie (Ratlif) Davis.

William is survived by sisters, Patricia Phelps of Akron and Charlotte Frost of Arkansas; and friends at the Mount Vernon Developmental Center and ResCare Homes in Canton.

The family will receive friends today, May 19, from 1:30 to 4 p.m. at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home, 201 Newark Road, Mount Vernon. A graveside service will be held Thursday, May 20, at 1 p.m. in the Hillside Memorial Park, 1025 Canton Road, Akron.

Condolences or special memories may be expressed to the family at

The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to have been chosen to serve the family of William J. Davis.



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