James Ross ‘Jim’ Davis
James Ross “Jim” Davis was born May 2, 1960, in Cortez to Bill Ross and Betty Lois (Russell) Davis. He passed away Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013, in Gary, Ind., at the age of 53.
Jim was a truck owner-driver and was leased to Mercer Transportation out of Louisville, Ky. He enjoyed the outdoors, hunting, and four-wheeling in the Colorado Mountains.
He is survived by his son Donnie Davis, of Cortez; mother Betty Lois Davis, of Dolores; brother, Russell Davis (Lois Linnens Davis) of Cortez; sister, Darla Trudeau (Leon Cawley) of Belton, Texas; brother, David Davis of Dolores; nephews, Kenneth Davis and Keith Davis of Cortez; nieces, Christina (Trudeau) Maze of Killeen, Texas, and Teresa (Trudeau) Walton (Norman) of Copperas Cove, Texas; and numerous great-nieces and great-nephews. He is preceded in death by his father, Bill Ross Davis.
A memorial service is planned for summer 2014 in the San Juan Mountains.
Arrangements are being made through Ertel Funeral Home. To send condolences, go to www.ertelfuneralhome.com and click on the obituary section.