November 6, 1968 - January 26, 2021
Antoine L. Davis, affectionately known as “Tony”, was born in Chicago, Illinois on November 1, 1968 to Carol Yvonne Harvey and Arthur Lee Davis. He departed this life on January 26, 2021 in Fayetteville, NC. Tony received his Undergraduate Degree in Communications at Wilberforce University and later received his Masters of Social Work at Eastern Michigan University. Tony was a life - long Social Worker, and most recently worked for Cape Fear Valley Health System as a social worker. He enjoyed helping people and serving his community. Tony enlisted in the United States Army. He received a honorable discharge after serving his country for several years. Tony actively practiced Masonry, and was a member of The Sons of David #38 Lodge, which he founded. Tony was also a member of Phi Beta Psi Fraternity. Tony enjoyed watching movies (while talking through them), football, listening to music, and conversating with others. Tony was many things to many people: a father, a partner, a brother, a mentor, and so much more. Tony valued spending time with the people he loved. He found great joy being a father and a grandfather. Tony was preceded in death by his parents, Carol Yvonne Harvey and Arthur Lee Davis; son, Bryan Davis; two uncles, Ronald Blanton and Willie Blanton, Jr.; and aunt, Doris Blanton. Tony leaves to cherish his memories, one daughter, Ebony Davis -Sims (Mervyn III); two sons, Brandon Davis (Daijah), Bryan Davis (deceased) and Eric Davis, “Yolanda Cranford, the mother of his three sons”; three grandchildren, Makayla Sims, Alanna Sims and Mervyn Sims IV “MJ ”; brother, Keith Blanton; aunts, Yolanda Blanton, Cheryl Blanton, and Shirley Blanton; cousin, Christine Blanton; special friend, Cathy Graham; and a host of nephews, nieces, cousins, other relatives, and friends.
Antoine L. Davis, affectionately known as “Tony”, was born in Chicago, Illinois on November 1, 1968 to Carol Yvonne Harvey and Arthur Lee Davis. He departed this life on January 26, 2021 in Fayetteville, NC. Tony received his Undergraduate... View Obituary & Service Information
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