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 James Williams Davis

James Williams Davis

Gadsden, Crockett County, Tennessee, USA
Death 16 Jan 2017 (aged 90)
Jackson, Madison County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Crockett County, Tennessee, USA
Memorial ID 175486631 · View Source
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Ronk Funeral Home Obituary
Alamo, TN
January 18, 2017

Funeral services for Mr. James (Jim) Williams Davis, age 90, will be held on Wednesday, January 18, 2017, 2:00 PM at Ronk Funeral Home with Gary Miller and Bill Deloach officiating. Interment will follow in the Salem Cemetery in Gadsden, Tennessee.

Mr. Davis passed away at Jackson Madison County General Hospital on Monday, January 16, 2017.

Jim was born on April 29, 1926, to the late Harless Davis and Tha Evans Davis in Gadsden, Tennessee.

He attended Gadsden Baptist Church where he served as a greeter for many years.

He owned Davis Grocery for many years where he always served his customers with a smile. He was very adventurous and loved his two puppies, Cricket and Sassy, which he loved to take for rides on his golf cart. He loved his barn, chickens, cows, and horses.

He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Gladys Davis; son, Ronnie Davis; brother, J.H. Davis; sister, Genrose Boyd.

Surviving relatives are his son, Mike Davis (Kay); daughter, Reta Richardson (Bruce); sisters in law, Ruby Shoe, and Mary Bowman; grandchildren, Christy Davis, Summer Porter, Betsy Pingen, and Chad Richardson; great-grandchildren, Jake, Jonah, John Luke, Lorelai, Porter, Kaylei, Davis, and Isabella.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, January, 17, 2017, from 5:00 PM-8:00 PM at RonK Funeral Home.

Pallbearers for the service will be Chad Richardson, Nathan Porter, Georg Pingen, Lynn Reasons, Scott French, Riley Boling, and Frederick James.

Honorary pallbearers are Jay Maness, Gabby Talley, and Buddy Patrick.

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  • Created by: D & J Cloninger
  • Added: 18 Jan 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 175486631
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for James Williams Davis (29 Apr 1926–16 Jan 2017), Find A Grave Memorial no. 175486631, citing Salem Cemetery, Crockett County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by D & J Cloninger (contributor 47020801) .