Beloved Husband, Father, Friend & Renowned Cuemaker

Date of BirthMarch 17, 1942

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Date of PassingNovember 23, 2018

John Jefferson Davis

from Chicago, Illinois, United States

John Jefferson Davis, 76, of Chicago, Illinois, passed on Friday, November 23, 2018, surrounded by loved ones. John was born to Jeff Davis, and Ethel Litteral, March 17, 1942, in Richmond, Virginia. 

John graduated from Jackson High School (Jackson, OH) in 1961. He worked as a tool & die machinist, and established himself as a prominent and accomplished cuemaker until his passing. 

John is survived by his wife of 24 years, Barbara Connolly-Davis. He is also survived by his former wife, Edith Davis, and their daughter, Katherine O'Neill (Jim). John leaves behind two stepchildren, Michael Connolly (Ellen) & Stephanie Vives (Guillaume), as well as five grandchildren, Michael & Parker Connolly, and Laurenn, Lindsay, and Liam Vives. John was a beloved brother to Don Davis, Wilda Irwin, John Paul Litteral, Gary Quarles, and Margie Rantala. He was a cherished uncle to many nieces and nephews. 

For those who wish to gather in memory of John, please sign the guestbook. As soon as a date and location are set, a notification will be sent.

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    Reply Kim M / Dec 05, 2018

    It is comforting to know that the God of all comfort will completely remove all grief at the time of the earthly resurrection. The Bible at John 5:28,29 comforts us with the words, “Do not be amazed at this, for the hour is coming in which all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out.” God promises that “he will do away with death forever, and God will wipe away the tears from all faces. (Isaiah 25:8)

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