July 27, 2007
Jim Davis, age 71, of Chapel Hill, died Friday, July 27, 2007, in Shelbyville after an extended illness. Davis was a native of Marshall County and was the son the late Jimmy Frank and Fannie Morenie Davis. He was a member of the Southside Baptist Church in Shelbyville and was a farmer.
Davis is survived by two sisters, Ruby Jett and Bell Trivitt, both of Shelbyville; five brothers, LeRoy Davis, Unionville, Tenn., Albert Davis, Shelbyville, Raymond Dabis, Donelson Tenn., Leon Davis, Shelbyville and John Davis, Kinston, N.C., several nieces and nephews, as well as several great-neices and nephews.
Visitation was held on July 29 and services were held on July 30. Rev. Ron Chilton officiated. Burial followed in Elmore Cemetery in Rutherford County. Nephews served as pallbearers.