Hank Davis


Pastor Hank Davis, 66,  of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2021, in a local hospital. 

Born in Santa Ana, Calif.,  he was the son of the late Marva Lee DeLana Davis and the Rev. James Thomas Davis. 

He was preceded in death by his son-in-law, Angel Mercado; his maternal grandparents, Marion and Marvin DeLana; and his paternal grandparents, Garland and Dortha Davis. 

Davis was a  1972 graduate of Ambassador High School in Downey, California. 

From 1982 to 1990, he served as a National and International Evangelist, preaching and teaching in Korea, Haiti, Israel, Germany and England.  In 1990, he started and Pastored the Church of the Harvest Church in Cleveland, where he continued that work until his passing.  Davis enjoyed the outdoors including hunting and fishing, but most of all he was know for his pastor's heart and was known as the "Pastor for the Pastors!"
Survivors include his wife of 37 years, Pastor Rhonda Guiles Davis; daughters: Courtney Brown (Michael), Christine Davis, all of Cleveland; grandchildren: Skilar Mercado, Bailee Mercado, Jayda Brown; brother, Jimmy Davis (Sherrie), Apopka, Fla.; aunt, Shirley Scott, Phoenix, Ariz.;  as well as several cousins, nieces and nephews.
The Remembrance of Life service will be conducted at 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 18, 2021, at the Omega Center International, Azusa Street, Cleveland, Tennessee 37312, with the Rev. Marcus Lamb and Pastor Billy Burke officiating. 

A graveside service and interment will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Tuesday,, at Hilcrest Memorial Gardens with Pastor Tim Salley and Pastor Todd Haggard officiating. 

Michael Brown, Alex Higgins, Todd Haggard, Jim Davis, Tim Salley and Josh Herring will serve as casket bearers.

The family will receive friends from 4 to 6 p.m. Monday at the Omega Center International. 

The Jim Rush Funeral and Cremation Services North Ocoee Chapel has charge of the arrangements.  You may share your condolences and your memories with the Davis family at


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