John M. Davis, 52, formerly of Grand Valley, died Friday, February 21, 2014 at Warren General Hospital.

John was born August 31, 1961 in Warren, to the late Jack and Joan (Chappel) Davis. John was a 1979 graduate of Youngsville High School. He served in the U.S. Army for 3 years and formerly worked as a laborer at Blair. He attended the Grand Valley United Methodist Church, was a lifetime member of the NRA and took karate for a number of years. John enjoyed nature walks, hunting, flying, and traveling throughout the U.S.

He is survived by two sisters, Kay (Jack) MacKinlay of Corry, Pa., Gail (Bob) Jones of Russell, and a niece, Elisha Jones.

Friends will be received at the Nelson Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 314 North Main Street in Youngsville, on Saturday, (February 22), from 47 p.m. A funeral service will be held there on Sunday at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Ralph Culp, pastor of the Grand Valley United Methodist Church, officiating. Burial will follow in the Maultby Cemetery.

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