Davis, James William (Rock Springs)

Friday, January 12, 2018

James William Davis, 80, of Rock Springs, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday, January 10, 2018. He was a member of the Cowboy Church of Lafayette.

He was preceded in death by his father and mother, William Scott Davis and Ova Pauline Romans Davis; beloved wife, Betty Ann Williams Davis; son, Terry Davis; three sisters, Eva Robinson, Jeanetta Robinson and Patsy Allmon; and two brothers, Jerry Don Davis and Gary Q. Davis.

He is survived by his children, Lamar Davis, of Rock Springs, Anita Darlene (Jeff Thomas) Pendergrass, of Lafayette, Tim (Kathy) Davis, of Rossville and Tony (Yvette) Davis, of Rock Springs; special adopted children and caregivers, Eric and Amanda Millians, of Rossville; two brothers, Jesse (Jerry Ann) Davis, of Rock Springs, and Howard Scott (Rhonda) Davis, of Sevierville, Tn.; twelve grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends on Friday, Jan. 12 from 4-9 p.m. at the funeral home.  Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Jan. 13 at 11 a.m. in the funeral home chapel, with Pastor Randy Harden officiating. Interment will follow in the Lafayette Memory Gardens Cemetery.

Visit the online guestbook at www.wilsonfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements are by W.L. Wilson & Sons Funeral Home- Fort Oglethorpe.

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