James ‘Jim’ Holland Davis, age 92, passed away Friday, November 4, 2022, at his home in Catawba County. He was born to the late ‘Lonzo’ Willis and Imo Ruth Pressley Davis in Alexander County on July 13, 1930. Mr. Davis was a member of St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Foothill Antiques and Power Association. He was a retired truck driver from Hickory Mfg., loved restoring cars and tractors.
Including his parents, Jim is preceded in death by three sisters: Evelina Miller, Silma Johnston, Sue Daniels.
Those left to cherish the memories of Jim include: his sweetheart Murlie “Jean” Gantt Davis of 72 years; Daughter Carol Davis Alley, Son, Todd Alan Davis (Tammy), Sisters; Linda Burris and Joy Lail, Grandchildren; Chad Alley (Christie), Kim Ramsey (Von), Ryan Davis (Brittany), Kyle Davis (Kara). Seven great grandchildren; Madison White (Nate), Logan and Paisley Ramsey, Bailee, Kinslee, Rylee, and Knox Davis.
Visitation for Mr. Davis will be Sunday, November 6, 2022, at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church from 2:00 pm to 3:15 pm. The service will follow at 3:30 pm. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Pastor Kevin Graudin will officiate.
In lieu of flower, memorials may be made to the Quilters of St. Peters Lutheran Church, 6175 St. Peters Church Rd., Conover, NC 28613.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Alexander Funeral and Cremation Service.
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