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James Jerome Davis

December 28, 1957 August 20, 2023
James Jerome Davis
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  James Jerome Davis was born December 28, 1957, in Hurtsboro, Alabama, to Robert L. Davis and Henrietta R. Davis. He exchanged time for eternity on August 20, 2023. James was a faithful member of Allen Chapel C.M.E. Church, Gary, Indiana, for many years and served in various capacities in the church.

  He graduated from Russell High School in Hurtsboro with Honors in 1976. He retired from Inland Steel in East Chicago, Indiana, after 30 years of service in 2006.

  James was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Henrietta Davis; brother, Lee Ernest Davis; sister, Marlinda Davis; niece, Tungi A. Carey; nephew, Ladarryl J. Davis; and great-nephew, Marshen Davis.

  His life can be characterized as a go-getter.” He loved planning trips, going on cruises, meeting people, telling jokes, and attending family/class reunions.

  He leaves to cherish fond memories three brothers: Robert (Eleanor) Davis, Johnny (Mildred) Davis, and Lester Davis, all of Gary, Indiana; one sister, Glenda Carey, Merrillville, Indiana; two aunts: Tempie Ivey and Lillie Womack, both of Columbus, Georgia; one uncle, Willie B. Harris, Safety Harbor, Florida; sister-in-law, Jessie Davis, Gary, Indiana. He also leaves a host of nephews, nieces, other relatives, step-daughters, step-grandchildren, loved ones and friends.

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12:00 PM 8/26/2023 12:00:00 PM - 2:00 PM 8/26/2023 2:00:00 PM
Ross Chapel AME Church

Hurtsboro, AL 36860

Dr. Fredna Grimmett, Officiating Rev. Herman J. Ivey, Eulogist

Ross Chapel AME Church
Hurtsboro 36860 AL
United States

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Ross Chapel Cemetery Final Resting Place

Kent Street
Hurtsboro, AL 36860

Kent Street Hurtsboro 36860 AL
United States

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