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Jacob Davis

April 22, 2015

Claiborne - Overholt Funeral Home 1106 Hwy. 33 South New Tazewell, TN 37825 (423) 626 - 2191 Fax (423) 626 - 8440 Mr. Jacob "Jake" S. Davis age 88 of Speedwell, TN was born February 4, 1927 and passed away April 22, 2015 at the Tri State Health and Rehab. He was a member of the Tazewell United Methodist Church. He was the district director of FmHA. After his retirement, Jake became the manager of the Arthur-Shawnee Utility District. He was preceded in death by: Parents: Elbert and Melvina (Wilcox) Davis Wife: Cleo Davis Brother: Paul Davis He is survived by his: Son: John Davis Daughter: Jean Cline and husband Dennis Grandchildren: Levi and Ryn Rowlett Jedidiah and Whittney Rowlett Caitlyn Cline Caleigh Cline Great Grandchild: Taylor Rowlett Sisters: Patsy Maynard and husband John of Dunnellon, FL Janice Davis Stover of Harrogate, TN Sister-in-Law: Azilee Davis of Cleavland, TN Several nieces, nephews and a host of other loving relatives and friends. The family will receive friends Friday, April 24, 2015 from 5PM till 7PM with funeral services to follow at 7PM in the Claiborne-Overholt Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev.Gary Miller officiating. Music will be provided by John King and Garry Tucker. Graveside services will be conducted Saturday, April 25, 2015 at 11AM in the Yoakum Cemetery in Speedwell. Pallbearers: John Davis, Dennis Cline, Levi Rowlett, Jedidiah Rowlett, Olan Massengill, Bradley Carroll, Jonathon Clemons and Zeth Clemons Honorary Pallbearers: Bill Jones, Nathan Massengill, Larry Tom Davis, Lynn Treece, Maurice Agee and Henry Massengill In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to Servolution Health Services 245 PVS Lane Speedwell, TN 37870 or to the Claiborne County Public Library P.O. Box 139 Tazewell, TN 37879 Claiborne - Overholt Funeral Home is Honored to be serving the family
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