Dashawn Terrell Davis
Dashawn Davis, a lifelong Rockaway resident, died October 17. He was 17.
Davis was born on April 12, 1990 in Selma, Alabama. He attended P.S. 42 and I.S. 166 -- Gershwin Middle School. He was enrolled as a student at Beach Channel High School. Davis played basketball for Beach Channel High School and the Edgemere Community Center. His goal was to become a professional basketball player.
Davis is survived by his parents, Janice and David; brothers, Davon, Maleek and Jaquan; aunts, Shonna and Shanika; uncles, Elijah, Michael, Arion and David; cousins; David, Rykemp, Catera, Jirell, Zyasia and Shontavya; nine great-aunts; eight great-uncles; best friends Andrew Crosby, Ramel Sanders and Tommy Boyd; many relatives and friends.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney's Funeral Home.
Visitation and services were held at the Jeremiah C. Gaffney's Friendship
chapel. Interment was at Rosehill Cemetery in Linden New