Johnny Oliver Davis III

Johnny Oliver Davis III, age 78, of Emerson, GA, was called to his eternal home on Tuesday, May 25, 2021.

He was born in Cartersville, GA on January 5, 1943 to the late Johnny O Davis., and Mary Elizabeth Davis.

Johnny proudly served in the U.S. Air Force and retired from Glad Manufacturing. He loved his wife, Wanda, and for 57 years they traveled together and enjoyed life. He was a great craftsman and loved to fish and hunt. Johnny was a member of The Intercontinental Church of God. He loved Jesus and his church family.

Johnny is preceded in death by his parents; grandparents; sister, Jan Knox; and a host of aunts, uncles and friends that all welcomed him home.

He is survived by his loving wife, Wanda Davis; brothers, Sammy Davis and Bill (Jackie) Davis; sister, Sue (Otto) Sullins; and a host of nephews and nieces.

A celebration of life service will be conducted at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, June 9, 2021, in the chapel of Owen Funeral Home. The interment will follow at Georgia National Cemetery in Canton, GA. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, June 9, 2021, from 11:00 am until 12:00 pm.

Please visit to leave online condolences for the family. Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Drive, Cartersville, GA in honored to serve the Davis family.