OBITUARY

James N. Davis Sr.

October 7, 1940February 5, 2013

James N. Davis SR., 72, of Auburn, passed away Tuesday, Feb 5, 2013 at Parkview Regional Medical Center. Born Oct. 7, 1940 in Fort Wayne, he was the son of the late Cornelius and Evelyn (Freese) Davis. He graduated from New Haven High School in 1959 and worked in Quality Control at Zollner Piston for 42 years. He married Caroline Eloph on Aug. 25, 1962, she survives. He was a member of Our Lady of Good Hope Catholic Church. Also surviving are daughter, Teresa (Kim) Johnson of Auburn; sons, James N. (Susan) Davis, Jr., Jonathan I. Davis and Joseph A. Davis all of Fort Wayne; grandchildren, Wynona and Dakota Johnson, Tony Vance and Sonja (Rob) Poynter; great grandchildren, Dakota and Kelsey Poynter; and brother, Sylvester (Delores) Davis of Fort Wayne. He was also preceded in death by brothers, Gene and Leonard ; and sister, Delores. Mass of Christian Burial is 10:30 a.m. Monday, Feb. 11, 2013 at Our Lady of Good Hope Catholic Church with Father Mark Gurtner officiating. Visitation is from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Hockemeyer & Miller Funeral Home. Burial in Catholic Cemetery. Preferred memorials to the Heart Association or Diabetes Association.

Services

  • Visitian Sunday, February 10, 2013
  • Mass of Christian Burial Monday, February 11, 2013
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James N. Davis Sr.

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February 11, 2013

Dear Aunt Caroline and cousins: So sorry to hear of Uncle Jim's passing. He was such a nice man and great uncle. I will keep you all in my prayers. God's Blessings to you all.
Phyllis Ort, Silver Springs Floria

Bobby & Rachel Rice

February 9, 2013

sorry James for your Family and you for your Loss of your dad..

February 8, 2013

Our family was shocked and saddened to hear of Jim's passing. Jim has been a joy to know and a wonderful neighbor. Our hearts our with Carolyn and the family.

Deb and Jerry Jacobs

February 8, 2013

SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS. GOD (WHO'S WORD IS TRUTH) PROMISES US THAT WE WILL SEE OUR LOVED ONES AGAIN, MAY YOU FIND COMFORT IN KNOWING THAT HE IS WITH YOU NOW.

Dave Hess

February 8, 2013

Carolyn and family, this world has lost a really nice soul. Heaven has gained it. I will miss Jim and his smiling greetings in church on Sundays. Praying for Jim and all of you. He will be missed.

Cindy (Leonard) Price

February 8, 2013

So sadden to hear of this. Jim and Carolyn always treated us as members of their own family when we were growing up. Keeping all of you in my thoughts and prayers, he was a wonderful man and will be missed.

Phyllis Johnson

February 7, 2013

May God bless the family at their time of sorrow.
Phyllis Johnson

FROM THE FAMILY