Donald Kevin Davis, Sr., age 63 of Gladwin, Michigan, formerly of Luzerne, Michigan, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Wednesday, May 31, 2023.
Don was born in Flint, Michigan on July 26, 1959 to Donald F. and Janet (Cox) Davis, Jr. He graduated from Carman Ainsworth High School in Flint. Don worked as a painter all of his life, moving permanently to Luzerne in 1988 after coming to the area for years. He was a member of the Gladwin Eagles. Don was an accomplished musician who played with “In The Red”, “Rachelle Rae”, and many other groups through the years. He was an avid trout and walleye fisherman, loved playing guitar and enjoyed bowling, a pastime he enjoyed with his father.
Don is survived by his son Donny (Rylee) Davis of Ionia; his granddaughters Lillian & Piper; his close friends: Tom Holzwarth, Marty Welser, and Terry Dietrich; and countless other friends. He was preceded in death by his parents: Don & Janet, and his brother Douglas Davis.
In accordance with his wishes, cremation has taken place. The family will receive friends from 11:00 AM until the time of the Memorial Service and celebration of Don’s life at 1:00 PM on Saturday, June 10, 2023 at the TriPoint Church of God, Mio, Michigan.
Arrangements by Lashley Funeral Home, Mio, MI.