October 11, 1953 - October 07, 2022
Obituary For Everett Davis
With humble respect, Sewell Mortuary in Grantville announces the transition of Everett Davis on October 7th, 2022.
Memorial service will be held Wednesday, Oct 19th at 12 PM at the mortuary.
Interment will follow in the Oak Hill Cemetery
in Newnan Ga.
Everett Davis was born October 11, 1953, in St. Louis, Missouri
to his parents Everett Davis, Sr. and Annie L. Robinson who
preceded him in death. He was the youngest of four siblings of
which his brother Stephen preceded him in death also.
Everett graduated from Lincoln Sr High School and attended St.
Louis University from which he received a baseball scholarship.
He was an avid athlete and excelled in basketball and baseball;
the latter of which he received a full college scholarship. He
was very poetic and could create a politically empowering
sonnet at a drop of a hat.
Everett worked for the Illinois Department of Corrections and
later the Illinois Center for Rehabilitation Education from which
he retired in December 2015. He was an active member of the
national Federation of the Blind of Georgia and a Toastmasters
member. He met no strangers.
On November 17, 2012, Everett was joined in holy matrimony
to Debra Brownlee and from that union was born their son,
Everett Paul Davis.
TO GOD BE PRAISED – EVERETT REDEDICATED HIS LIFE TO
JESUS CHRIST BEFORE GOD CALLED HIM HOME!!!
He leaves to mourn his death his wife Debra, son Everett,
daughter Akilah, sisters Gilda Mosely (William), Odessa
Mitchom (Willard-deceased), nieces: Delgratia aka Dee-Dee
(Levon), Teresa aka Teka, and Mukaia (DeKiethrich), nephews:
Harith (Shavonda), Olujimi (Kendra) and a host of cousins, great
nieces, great nephew, family and friends.