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1967 Aaron 2021

Aaron Davis

December 21, 1967 — March 17, 2021

Aaron Yvell Davis was born on December 21, 1967 to parents Don Hadden and Mary E. Williams in Columbus, Ohio, where he grew up with his five brothers and three sisters. Aaron attended West High School. As a teen he loved spending time with his family. He enjoyed playing basketball, dancing, and playing 2-on-2 football with his brother Martin. As a young adult he developed a passion for cooking and always kept a "businessman" mentality.

Everyday Aaron lived his life to the fullest through simple pleasures: spending time with friends and family. He had a natural ability to touch every heart that he encountered and never made an enemy. Aaron was genuine and caring in every aspect. He certainly did not disappoint when it came to wholeheartedly loving his children and family.

Aaron is preceded in death by his father Don Hadden, sister Tracy Saunders, and granddaughter Jada Jones.

He is survived by his mother Mary E. Williams, long time partner of 16 years Patricia Jones, sons Aaron Davis, Dequawn Davis, Darius Davis, Treavon Leach, Trace Davis, and Javell Davis, daughters Charlina Davis, Niesha Leach, Marsheiqua Portman, Brie Conwell, Gabrielle Conwell, Aubree Conwell, and Quayla Jones, siblings Ben (Trina) Davis, Karl (Chi-Chi) Davis, Martin (Gwen) Davis, Claude Watters, James (Shayla) Saunders, Kim Saunders, and Cassandra Watters, as well as his 21 grandchildren.

The family will receive guests on Saturday, March 27, 2021 from 1 pm to 3 pm at the Shaw-Davis Funeral Homes Clintonville Chapel, 4341 N High St., Columbus, Ohio 43214. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the number in attendance will be limited to 40 people, masks and social distancing will also be required. For those unable to attend a live stream of the services will be available below on this web page beginning at 1 pm. Please also considering using our tribute wall feature to leave any condolences and memories for the family to read at a later date.

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Saturday, March 27, 2021

1:00 - 3:00 pm (Eastern time)

Shaw-Davis Clintonville Chapel

4341 N High St, Columbus, OH 43214

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