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Douglas Davenport

December 10, 1953 ~ May 23, 2020 (age 66)


Douglas D. Davenport, age 66, of North Canton, passed away at Pebble Creek Nursing Home on Saturday, May 23, 2020. He was born December 10, 1953 to Donald and Emilia (Jagla) Davenport. Douglas was a graduate of Wooster High School and Ohio Northern University. He was the past President of Great Court Insurance Agency. Douglas was an avid golfer and passionate about coaching as a volunteer basketball coach for Timken, GlenOak, and Jackson over the years. He enjoyed keeping busy through his yardwork and loved being with his grandchildren.  

In addition to his parents, Douglas was preceded in death by his grandparents, Clark and Marie Davenport and brother in law, Jack Holmes. He is survived by his wife, Linda Davenport; sons, Brandon (Jennifer), Jordan (Haylee) Davenport; step son,Troy (Amy) Ransom; step daughters, Lindsay A. Stein, Theresa Butts, and Lauren (Mason) Cargill; grandchildren Parker, Addison, Ameila, Piper, Aubrey, Paige, Madison, Tristan, Knox, Kennedy, Jackson, Liam; siblings, Diane Holmes, Debbie (Rick) Phillips, and Danny (Kathy) Davenport; multiple nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received 9-11a.m. Saturday, in the Arnold Funeral Home 1517 Market Ave. N; social distancing will be observed. A private committal service will follow for the family at North Lawn Cemetery. Please sign the guest book.


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May 30, 2020

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Arnold - Canton

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