Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
August 6, 2012 11:28 am EDT


MARTINSBURG — James D. Davis, 74, of Martinsburg, passed away on Friday, Aug. 3, 2012, at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus.

He was born on June 6, 1938, in Martinsburg and was the son, of the late Earl and Myrtle (Clark) Davis.

James was a former member of the Bladensburg Church of God and a member of the Martinsburg Community Center.

He is survived by his two brothers, Gerald (Maxine) Davis, of Martinsburg; and Raymond (Gwen) Davis, of Mount Vernon; a special sister-in-law, Virginia Davis, of Martinsburg; and several nieces; nephews; and cousins. James was preceded in death by two brothers; Donald and Gene Davis.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday at 11 a.m., at Dilley-Lasater Funeral Home, in Bladensburg, with Pastor Ben McKinstry officiating. Burial will be in Fallsburg Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home one hour prior to services.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Martinsburg Community Center.To express a condolence or share a memory with the Davis family, please visit

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