JB “Jake” Davis, 96, of Graham, N.C., and formerly of Laurens, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on February 16, 2017, at White Oaks of Burlington. Born on April 28, 1920, to the late Grover and Annie Gwynn Davis, he was married for 67 years to the late Vivian Nabors Davis who passed away in 2006. He served in World War II and was stationed in Japan. He worked close to 50 years in textiles and retired from Deering Milliken. A graveside service will be held at Forest Lawn Cemetery on February 20, at 11 a.m. Condolences can be expressed to the family at www.thekennedymortuary.com.