Originally created 11/30/00

Mr. James Davis



COLUMBUS, Ga. - Mr. James A. Davis, 68, died Thursday, Nov. 16, 2000.

Memorial services were Nov. 21 at Main Post Cemetery, Fort Benning.

Mr. Davis, a native of Augusta, had retired as a staff sergeant from the Army after 22 years and was a veteran of the Vietnam War, during which he earned the Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal with 60 Device, Vietnam Service Medal, National Defense Metal with one Oak Leaf Cluster and two Overseas Bars. He also had retired from Fort Benning civil service after 20 years.

Survivors include his wife, Gladys Batchelor Davis; a son, Glyn A. Davis, Atlanta; a daughter, Janet E Anthony, Smiths, Ala.; two sisters, Rita Holmes and Annie Mae Holmes; and three grandchildren.

Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Macon Road, was in charge of arrangements.

The Augusta Chronicle Nov. 30, 2000