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James B. Davis
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Birth: Jan. 25, 1925
Chesterfield
Chesterfield County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Sep. 9, 2009
Kershaw
Lancaster County
South Carolina, USA

He was the son of the late Henry Cleve and Mannie Celicia Griggs Davis.

Mr. Davis was the retired owner of Davis Variety Store which he operated along with his wife. Mr. Davis came to Kershaw to manage B.C. Moore and Son's Department Store, a position he held for 28 years. He was a member of First Methodist Church where he served on the Administrative Council and was also a member of the Kershaw Lion's Club and Abney Masonic Lodge # 211. Mr. Davis was a member of the Kershaw Chamber of Commerce having a vision along with five other business men to incorporate the Chamber of Commerce making it the only Chamber of Commerce to have incorporation by the Secretary of State at that time on Feb. 15, 1962 and served as their Treasurer. Mr. Davis had an avid love for the well being of the people of Kershaw and made every effort for business to remain downtown and promoted shopping locally first.

He was predeceased by a sister, Eloise Davis Stancil and three brothers, Leward Davis , Robert Lee Davis and, Junious C. Davis. 
 
Burial:
Kershaw City Cemetery
Kershaw
Lancaster County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Tombstoner
Record added: Sep 17, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42076281
 


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