James Cranford Davis 88, passed away Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at FirstHealth Hospice House, Pinehurst, NC, surrounded by his family.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM, Sunday, September 23, 2018 at Needhams Grove Baptist Church, with Pastor D J Harry and the Reverend Arnold Comer officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
James was native of Moore County. He retired from the North Carolina Department of Transportation, Road Maintenance Division. He was a loving husband and father. James enjoyed traveling, especially camping with his wife of 62 years, Lois. He followed NASCAR and really just liked talking with friends and neighbors. James was a son of the late Alice Davis Yow.
James is survived by his wife, Lois; sons: Terry Davis and wife Amanda, Mike Davis and wife Janet; grandchildren: Joshua Davis, Kimberly Atkinson, Paul Atkinson and wife, Misty, Dwight Atkinson and wife Amanda, Lea Allen; 10 great grandchildren; brother Ferman Davis and wife Jacqueline; sister: Vernice Willett; and friends.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 PM, Saturday, September 22, 2018 at Kennedy Funeral Home and at other times at the home
Memorials may be made to FirstHealth Hospice, 150 Applecross Road, Pinehurst, NC 28374.
Kennedy Funeral home is honored to serve the Davis family.
Online condolences may be made at www.pinesfunerals.com.