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Chris Davis, 56, passed away April 1, 2021 leaving a large gap in many lives. He was a 1983 graduate from John R Buchtel High School. He was Plant Manager at Hubbell Power Systems for 25 years. He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Effie McDaniel and his Burks legacy. He is survived by his loving daughters, Brianna and Madisyne Davis; grandson, Jaevion; his "Ma", Joella Davis; brothers, Mark Davis and Chuck (Diane) LeGuillon; sister, Chanti Davis; aunts, Frances Tate, Annette Edmonds and Elove Johnson; fiance, Shelley Sapp; his fur kids, Cisco and Poncho; along with a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, family and friends. Family will receive friends on Thursday, April 8, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon at Sommerville Funeral Services, 1695 Diagonal Rd.,, Akron, OH 44320. Private ceremony will follow for the family. Services will be live streamed at 12:00 noon at Interment Rose Hill Burial Park. 330-836-2725

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Published in Akron Beacon Journal on Apr. 7, 2021.
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April 9, 2021
Chris, I am so sorry to miss seeing you and enjoyed time spent together. I have thought of you often and know you are resting and in a better place. Thank you for sharing your time with me. xoxo Julie
Julie Pratt
April 8, 2021
I just want to send condolences to the fiancé and family of Chris. I only had the pleasure of meeting him once but I know he meant the world to Shelley. May God bless and comfort you all❤
Jeannina Anderson
April 8, 2021
I only had the pleasure of meeting Chris once but I just wanted to send Love, Light, and most definitely Prayers. I’ve known Shelley for a very long time and I know he meant the world to her. May God bless you and keep you comforted.
Jeannina Anderson
April 7, 2021
Chris, I am crying for selfish reasons. I enjoyed you and was looking forward to lunch ❤. My heart breaks, you be very much Missed! XOXO Julie
April 7, 2021
Chanti and Family,
Sending my deepest sympathy in the homegoing of your love one.
Ms Gilda Elston-Liggins
North Carolina
Gilda Liggins
April 7, 2021
May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived.
karyn curry
April 7, 2021
We were so sorry to hear of Chris’s passing. We both had the privilege of working with Chris at Hubbell. He was just a great guy. Our sympathies and prayers to the family.RIP Chris.
Gary and Paulette Carbaugh
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