Joshua Matthew Davis, 19, of State Route 83, Beverly, fought a brave and valiant battle with cancer and won the triumphant victory, having gone home to be with his heavenly Father (June 24, 2013).
He was born in Marietta on Jan. 31, 1994, a son of Michael Ray and Christy R. Britton Davis. Joshua attended the Faith Joy Fellowship Church and he enjoyed playing video games and drawing artwork.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his brother, Joseph M. Davis at home; his paternal grandparents, Merlin and Patty Davis of Pennsville, Ohio; maternal grandparents, David and Diane Britton of Marietta; uncles, John (Loretta) Davis of Pennsville and Jason Britton of Marietta; aunts, Angela (Ted) Honeycutt in Arkansas, Melissa (CD) Newbrough of Marietta, Jennifer (Keith) Erb of Harrietsville, Ohio, and Nicole Britton of Pittsburgh, Pa.; and several cousins.
There will be a memorial service at a later date at the convenience of the family.
Kimes Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Parkersburg is assisting the family.
Messages of condolence may be sent to the family by visiting www.kimesfh.com