James M. Davis, Jr. age 84 of Stamford, CT entered eternal rest Tuesday, June 10, 2014. He was born on August 26, 1929 in Ridgeland, SC to the late James Davis and Fannie Davis-Young.
He was married to the late Dorothy Williams-Davis for 45 years. James served in the U.S. Army. He retired from Clairol/Bristol Meyers Squibb and later re-entered the work force as a toll collector on the Merritt Parkway.
He is survived by his five children: Bobby Zumi-Williams (Peggy) of Valdosta, GA, Harriet Coleman of Detroit, MI Jacqueline Peterson of Stamford, CT, Jamie Davis of New York, NY, and Marsha Davis-Bell of Stamford, CT; nine grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren and a host of relatives. He was pre-deceased by his siblings Celia Mouzon, Arthur King and Elizabeth Cummings.
Family and friends are invited to attend calling hours 10:00-11:00 am and funeral service immediately after on Thursday, June 19, 2014 at Faith Tabernacle Missionary Baptist Church, 29 Grove Street, Stamford, CT. Interment to follow at Woodland Cemetery in Stamford.