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Rev. Richard Glenn Davis
  • In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to
  • Ravenel United Methodist Church, C/O: P. Sistare
    21 Dolmane Drive
    Ravenel, SC 29470
  • or
  • Lutheran Church of the Redeemer
    714 Riverdale Drive
    Charleston, SC 29407

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“My love to you all. My thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
1 of 19 | Posted by: Sarah Hale Smith - Loganville, GA

“Glenn was our pastor and friend for many years. He will be greatly missed by our whole family. There is a hole in our hearts but we know he is...Read More »
2 of 19 | Posted by: Michael & Michelle Ferraro - SC

“I've lost a dear friend, a new friend, a man who has given me comfort just by welcoming me into his fold. I was raised a Methodist and in my family...Read More »
3 of 19 | Posted by: Nancy Sullivan - Ravenel, SC

“"The Rev" was pastor of the Wesley Memorial UMC in Hollywood at the time when both of my sons, Keith and Michael, were confirmed and helped me...Read More »
4 of 19 | Posted by: Paulette Wingard - Hollywood, SC

“I am sorry for your loss but God is in control. Trust in the Lord! ”
5 of 19 | Posted by: Elmire Raven - Mt. Pleasant, SC

“I will always remember and appreciate all the help and guidance Reverend Davis gave our family when we needed it the most. He was truly one of a...Read More »
6 of 19 | Posted by: Teresa Graff - Ravenel, SC

“My fondest memories are spending the weekend in Walterboro for all of the family reunions. All the cousins, Aunts and Uncles would gather at Uncle...Read More »
7 of 19 | Posted by: Constance Davis - Lexington, SC

“I have such wonderful memories of Glenn and June during their ministry in McBee, SC. I have said many times that Glenn was the first pastor that I...Read More »
8 of 19 | Posted by: Dianne Plyler - McBee, SC

“Glenn will always have a special in our hearts. He helped us through the most heartbreaking time of our lives. Rest my friend. ”
9 of 19 | Posted by: Keith and Joyce Gathings - Cheraw, SC

“My heart is broken and happy. Happy because I know the man that he was and he is definitely looking down on us. Heart broken because you don't want...Read More »
10 of 19 | Posted by: Joan Brock - Bennettsville, SC

“I knew him as the older brother when we were all growing up together . He was wonderful then and a good brother. I know he will be missed. My...Read More »
11 of 19 | Posted by: Karen Hudson Hinen - Walterboro, SC

“For years, I searched for a church that was just right for me. And then one Sunday, my sister invited me to join her at Ravenel United Methodist...Read More »
12 of 19 | Posted by: Patsy Stebbins - Ravenel, SC

“I guess he never knew that he was such an inspiration to me. His kindness seemed to radiate from him, like a light. When I saw him last, at a...Read More »
13 of 19 | Posted by: Linda Davis Taylor - Summerville, SC

“I am honored to have known him for the short period ”
14 of 19 | Posted by: Pamela Bindenagel - Bloomington, IN

“Terri and I send our condolences to all the Davis family,Carl and Theresa Cusaac, C Co, 86 ”
15 of 19 | Posted by: Carl Cusaac

“This wonderful man buried my father and was with my mother after a massive stroke 2 days before his emergency surgery. We shall never forget his...Read More »
16 of 19 | Posted by: Deborah Boswell - Stuart, VA

“Rest peacefully Uncle Glenn. Prayers for peace for your family. ”
17 of 19 | Posted by: Kelsey Gritt - NC - Friend

“Love you Uncle Glenn❤ ”
18 of 19 | Posted by: Chuck Davis - Mount Pleasant, SC

“We are so sorry for your loss. Glenn was a such a good friend and we will miss his smile and laughter. We are comforted in knowing that he has been...Read More »
19 of 19 | Posted by: Johnnie and Buzz Benson - SC

Reverend Richard Glenn Davis, 80, of Charleston, South Carolina, husband of June Elizabeth Shiels Davis, entered into eternal rest Thursday, June 7, 2018. His Celebration of Life Service will be held Sunday, July 1, 2018 in the Lutheran Church of the Redeemer, 714 Riverdale Drive, Charleston, SC at 4:00 p.m. Arrangements by J. HENRY STUHR INC., WEST ASHLEY CHAPEL.

Glenn was born September 11, 1937 in Sumter, South Carolina, son of the late Richard Glover Davis and Hazel Werner Davis. He served in the United States Air Force and owned Davis Shoe Shop for 28 years in Walterboro prior to accepting the call to ministry. Reverend Davis served numerous Methodist churches in SC and is the current minister of Ravenel United Methodist Church.

He is survived by his wife of 60 years, June Elizabeth Shiels Davis of Charleston, SC; two daughters, Linda D. Owen (Stephen) of Pisgah Forest, NC, and Debbie D. Ray (David) of Summerville, SC; two sons, Mark Thorburn Davis (Leslie) of Mt. Pleasant, SC, and Richard Glenn Davis, Jr., (Cindy) of Charleston, SC; three sisters, Bunny Davis, Teresa Davis, Annette Bradley all of Walterboro, SC; three brothers, Donald Davis of Walterboro, SC, Gary Davis of Mt. Airey, NC, and Daniel Davis of Walterboro, SC; ten grandchildren, Shane, Gayla, Cara, Connor, Casey, Greyson, Dustin, Lee, Caleb, and Noah; and one great-grandchild, Addyson.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Ravenel United Methodist Church, C/O: G. Sistare, 21 Dolmane Drive, Charleston, SC 29407 or The Lutheran Church of the Redeemer, Riverdale Drive, Charleston, SC.