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James Edward Davis Jr.

SoVaNow.com / September 01, 2010
James Edward Davis Jr., 75 of Westbury, N.Y. and Clarksville, died Thursday, Aug. 26, 2010 at Halifax Regional Hospital in South Boston.

Mr. Davis was born in Mecklenburg County, on Feb. 20, 1935 to the late James Edward Davis Sr. and Frances Venable Davis. He attended Mecklenburg County Schools and was a retired truck driver with DHL.

Mr. Davis was preceded in death by his first wife, Gracie Somerville Davis and a brother, Frederick D. Davis

Cherishing his memories are his wife, Patricia A. Davis, of Westbury, N.Y.; two daughters; Janet Lowe (Ansenlm) of Port Jefferson, N.Y. and Virginia Stewart (Larry) of Jamaica, N.Y.; a step-daughter, Kimberly Marquis (Wayne) of Stone Mountain, Ga.; two grandchildren, two sisters, Irene D. Carter (Larry) and Gracie D. Young (Marcus) all of Clarksville, one brother, Ulysses Davis (Karen) of San Antonio, Texas; and a vast number of other loving relatives and caring friends.

A memorial service was held Wednesday, Sept. 1, at the chapel of C.H. Harris Funeral Home and Cremation Service, with Rev. Calvin W. Johnson and Rev. Charles Lyons, officiating. Inurnment will take place in New York at a later date.

Arrangements are by C.H. Harris Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Clarksville.

Online condolences may be expressed at http://www.harrisfhc.com.

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