Mr. James W. “Dub” Davis, 78, of Seymour, passed away on Sunday, March 12, at his home.
Jim was a graduate of Clinton High School and a member of Central Christian Church. Jim was born on June 10, 1938, to David and Ollie Mae (Hamby) Davis. He married Hazel Gray at Reddington Christian Church on May 11, 1958, and they were blessed with three children and 58 years of marriage.
He was a certified pipe fitter and the owner of Davis Pipe Fitter, Excavation & Crane. He loved his grand-babies, collected Harley Davidson memorabilia, was a fisherman and he loved his life’s work. Jim and Hazel enjoyed five winters in Florida in their retirement years.
He is survived by his daughters, Brenda (Mark) Decker and Belinda (David) McElroy; and a son, Chad Davis; two brothers, Richard Lynn (Beulah) Davis and George Davis; two sisters, Dorthy Davidson and Victoria (Anthony) Brisco; and a nephew, Tom (Kathy) Davis. He also is survived by five grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by brothers, Thomas J. and Charles D. Davis; and sisters, Louise (Cecil) Golden and Mae Jones.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Voss & Sons Funeral Service with the Rev. Jon Carlstrom and the Rev. Bill Weaver officiating and burial to follow at Reddington Cemetery. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Voss and Sons Funeral Service and from 10 a.m. until service time Friday. A Masonic service will be at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Voss Chapel.
Memorials may be madeto Central Christian Church or the Pioneer Bible Translation ministry.
Online condolences may be made at www.vossfuneralservice.com.