Ernie Davis, of Willcox, died Sept. 27, 2013 at home at the age of 51 . He was born in Torrance, Calif. on Feb. 24, 1962 to Bernard Davis and Adelina Acuna Davis.
Ernie played numerous sports as a youth, including basketball and baseball. He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church and was a very good cook.
Ernie is survived by his mother Lina Davis of Willcox, children Brett “Junior” Douglas, Nicole Douglas and Ernesto Davis, all of Tucson, along with three grandchildren. He is also survived by his brothers, Mike (Danette) Davis of Tucson, Tony (Wendy) Davis and Christopher Davis, both of Willcox, and his sister Diana Bond of Oregon. His father Bernard and brother Robert Davis preceded him in death.
A Rosary will be offered on Wednesday, Oct. 2, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Westlawn Chapel. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 3, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Burial will follow in Sunset Cemetery. You may express condolences at www.westlawnchapelmortuary.com. Contributions may be made in Ernie’s name to the Arizona Cancer Center, Development Office, 1515 N. Campbell, Tucson, AZ 85724 or contact development @azcc.arizona.edu.
Services entrusted to Westlawn Chapel, Mortuary and Crematory of Willcox, Ariz.