Rev. James Davis, Jr.

rev. james davis, jr.

March 2, 1927 ~ April 3, 2020

Rev. James Davis, Jr. passed peacefully to eternal life Friday, April 3, 2020, at age 93. Beloved by 5 children, 13 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren, he was preceded in death by wife Dorsey Davis (Fields) of 58 years, infant grandson Jonathan Johnson, and his parents James, Sr. and Vienna Davis (Sewell), and his 6 siblings. He was the founding pastor of the Lighthouse Gospel Chapel and retired as Pastor of Augustana Lutheran Church (ELCA). Plans for immediate family visitation are underway with a larger memorial service this fall. Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, the State of Wisconsin has mandated that funerals be limited to ten (10) people only. As such, Paradise Memorial Funeral Home is offering our families the opportunity to be a part of the funeral services remotely. Please copy the link below to watch the services of Rev. James Davis, Jr. All Services Trusted to: Paradise Memorial Funeral and Cremation Services 7625 W. Appleton Avenue Milwaukee, WI 53222 414-461-8000

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  1. Rest in peace Pastor Davis. My condolences to the family. May God comfort you and give you peace.

    Lora (Thomas) Darrisaw

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