James Royce Davenport
James Royce Davenport, age 95 of Murfreesboro, TN, passed away January 6, 2013.
He was a WWII Veteran and worked at the VA Hospital in Murfreesboro. He raised cattle and enjoyed working on his farm.
Preceded in death by nephews, Dewey Robinson and Alton Parker; sisters, Aberta Davenport Young, Lizzie Bell Davenport Robinson, Dorothy Davenport Parker Alexander.
Survived by nephews, Roy (Virginia) Young, Johnny Albert Robinson, James Charlie Robinson, Raymond Robinson, R.A. Robinson and Ike Parker, Jr.; nieces, Martha (Clyde) McCollough and Joyce Pelhan; brother-in-law, Leonard Young.
A graveside service will be held 12 Noon today at the Roselawn Memorial Gardens, with Bro. Roy Young officiating.
Hibbett & Hailey Funeral Home, 429 Donelson Pike, Nashville, TN 37214; (615) 883-2361.
Published in The Daily News Journal on Jan. 8, 2013