Gaston – Mr. James Winston Davis Sr., 85, entered into rest Friday October 1, 2021.
Mr. James is the husband to Dorothy Mae Williamson Davis. They have been married sixty-one years. He is the father of Rebecca “Becky” Robison whose companion is David Burdett, Jr., James W. “J. W.” Davis, Jr., Stephanie Elizabeth Davis whose companion is Daquan Gibson, and Alexus Lynzie Knight whose husband is Randy. He is the PaPa of; Crystal Wingard whose husband is Lee, Tiffany Masters whose husband is Tyler, James W. “Trey” Davis, III whose wife is Kim, Legend Davis, and Ivyonna Gibson. Mr. James is the great grandfather of Joshua Wingard, Morgan Wingard, and Emma Masters. He is the son of the late Claude Davis and the late Minnie Rebecca Burr Davis. He is the brother of the late Claude Davis, Jr., Mary Catherine Jackson, Claudia Mae Davis Rogers, Carolyn Caulder, Elgie Lee Turbeville, and Isla Mae Flowers. Mr. James’ brothers and sisters-in-law are Lila Mae Williamson, the late Earline Keisler, the late Margaret Roland, the late Theron Williamson, the late Calvin Williamson, the late Leola Emmitt, the late Lilton Williamson, and the late Maxine Whalen. Mr. James has numerous nieces and nephews.
Mr. James was a veteran of the U. S. Navy having served in the Korean War. He was a truck driver with Southeastern Freight Lines. Mr. James was a member of the Sinclair Masonic Lodge # 154 and the Jamil Temple Shriners. He enjoyed camping and fishing. Mr. James was a loving husband. He loved his family and enjoyed spending time with them.
Visitation will be 6-8 pm on Wednesday, October 6, 2021 at the chapel of Blizzard Funeral Home and Cremation Services. Funeral Service will be 10 am on Thursday, October 7, 2021 also at the chapel.Burial will follow at Celestial Memorial Gardens with Masonic Rites and Military Honors.