Mr. Jerry L. Davis, age 74, of Rockford, passed away on Tuesday, June 25, 2013. He was a 1958 graduate of Rockford High School . Jerry retired from Herman Miller in 2000 and continued with his love of farming. He served as Trustee on the Courtland Township Board before being elected as Treasurer for the township. He also served on the Rockford Ambulance Board. Jerry is survived by his loving wife, Beulah whom he married on July 1, 1967; children, Scott and Jenn Davis, Brad and Jennifer Davis, Kevin Davis; grandchildren, Kyle, Casey, Cameron, and Payten; brother, Dennis (Cora Lee) Davis; in-laws, Shirley and Don Braun, Richard and Pat Bradley, and Linda and Judd Johnson; and nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his mother and father, Bernita and Merton. The service for Mr. Davis was on Friday, June 28, 2013, at Rockford United Methodist Church , 159 Maple St. , Rockford , with Pastor Dick Riley officiating. Interment in Courtland Township Cemetery . Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider Rockford Ambulance Service, 8450 Shaner Ave Ne, Rockford , MI. Relatives and friends met with the family on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at the Pederson Funeral Home and prior to the service at the church on Friday.
The Pederson Funeral Home, Rockford