Sergeant First Class (U.S. Army Retired) Alonzo Joseph Davis Jr was born April 8, 1967, in Biloxi, Mississippi, to the late Alonzo Davis Sr. and Shirley Jacob Gibson. At an early age, Alonzo gave his life to Christ and was baptized at Our Mother Sorrow Catholic Church in Biloxi,Mississippi.
He departed this life on January 12, 2023. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and uncle, hewill be remembered for the many lives he touched.
Lonnie “Junior,” as he was often referred to, graduated from Biloxi High School. He was a proud American soldier, enlisting in the United States Army, serving his country for 28 years, and retiring from active service on June 7, 2017.
Alonzo enjoyed his football “Dallas Cowboys,” grilling, and good music. Alonzo would give sound advice that needed his help. He loved mentoring and was a great mentor. He was honored to be an actively serving member of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Ocala, Florida, Chapterand the historic Second Liners of Biloxi, Mississippi. But more importantly, Alonzo was a child of God.
He was preceeded in death by his parents Alonzo Davis Sr. (Bettye Davis) and Shirley Jacob Gibson (William “Bill” Gibson)
Alonzo leaves to cherish the beautiful memories of his wife and “rock” of 22 years, Chandra Davis, their three daughters Ebony Robinson of Jackson, MS, Kenya Davis of Oakland, California., Alazashia Davis of Ocala, Florida; Uncle James “Jake” Jacob of Biloxi, Aunt Carrie(Cleveland) Smith and Corderoa “Rah Rah” of Memphis, Tennesse, two sisters Yolonda (Anthony) Hill of Biloxi, and Vernita Burton of Derby, Connecticut; one brotherWilliam “Nickey” Moore of Omaha, Nebraska, grandchild Khloe’ Davis; his affectionate and compassionate extended family (Robinson Family), and a loving host of cousins, other relatives, and friends in addition to several dedicated friends
A public viewing will be held Tuesday, January 24, 2023 at Infinity Funeral Home in Biloxi from 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, January 25, 2023, at New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church, at 11:00 am. Visitation will start at 10:00 am.
Infinity Funeral Home extends our sincere condolences to the family of Alonzo Davis, Jr.
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