Joseph Davis

Sunrise: July 5, 1949

Sunset: January 20, 2023

Joseph “Zeke” Davis (July 5, 1949 – January 19, 2023) was born in Suffolk, Virginia to Frank and Victoria Davis.  He was a devoted husband, father, and brother.  He served honorably in the United States Army for 20 years.  He is survived by his wife, Elnora, children; Darrell Davis (Catina), Tonya Lott (Tajma), and Kevin Davis (Morri-lyn), grandchildren; Amari Lott, Kevin Davis Jr., Selina Davis, Tajma Lott II, Mykaylyn Davis, Kamryn Davis, and Ryan Jones-Turner; sister Josephine Lassiter, brother Willie Davis, brothers-in law, sisters-in law, nieces, nephews, and friends. He is predeceased by his parents, sister Francine Davis and brother Eugene Davis.

He enjoyed spending time with his family, friends, and watching football.

Viewing Thursday, January 26, 2023 10:00am-2:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service 268 Holladay Street Suffolk, Virginia Celebration of Life COME IN PERSON OR WATCH SERVICE LIVE ONLINE Friday, January 27, 2023 2:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service Suffolk Chapel Interment Albert G. Horton Veteran Cemetery 5310 Milners Road Suffolk, VA 23434

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    Anthony Wayne Lassiter says

    Wow,I can’t believe that gone on with the Lord,it seems like yesterday we were talking about old times,I cherish each moment we shared, the happiest out of all was our trip to Hawaii, I love you and always will, you’ll be missed so very much..love Anthony “Dink”Lassiter

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    Joyce White-Johnson says

    So sorry for your loss. May God strength you at this time.

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    Master Chief (ret) Sandria Hughes says

    Daryl and family: So sorry for your lost. I pray that GOD will continue to embrace you all with his comfort and peace during the transition of your loved one.

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    Vanita Colvin says

    To the Davis Family, I am praying for you all. Know that God has his hands on you during this most difficult time. Cherish the beautiful memories, they will keep you until you meet again. To my dear friend, Tonya, I’m here for you because I know. Much love to you all.

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    Angela Willingham says

    My condolences to the Davis family. Darrell Davis was in my Reserve unit in the US Navy. Jesus watch over this family as they lay to rest their love one.

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    Frank Little says

    On behalf of the Spring 1996 line of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc., we extend our heart felt condolences to our brother (Bro. Kevin Davis Sr.) for the loss of his loved one. We hope this short message provides the family solace and affirms our support for our brother and his family at this time.

    Bro. Frank Little and fellow members

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    Demar says

    Kevin, I am very sorry to you, your family, and entire circle of friends for this moment you are experiencing. Sending you, family, and all loved ones, sympathy, my deepest of condolences, and love.


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    Eric Waters - KAY EZ - Spr. '96 says

    Kevin Davis and Family, I’m sorry to hear of the passing of your Father. I extend to you my heartfelt condolences. Please know that if there is anything that I can do for you, just ask. My prayers are with you and your Family. Remember, Psalm 30:5 – Weeping may endure for a night, but joy cometh in the morning.
    God Bless.

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