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DAVIES, James A.
DAVIES - James A. Age 65, died on January 28, 2015, in Olympia, WA, with his family at his side. Jim leaves his wife, Donna (Thompson); his son, Keith and wife, Jamie; grandchildren, Bailey and Chance Wolford, Christian Kurtz and Zach Stout; siblings, Barbara and Murdo Murray, Carol and Fred Heitman, Lynn and Michael Gott and Bill Yaeger. Jim is predeceased by his son, T.J. (Timothy James); sister, Gail Yaeger; and parents, Ronald and Bernice Davies. Born and raised in Buffalo, NY, Jim was a graduate of the 1967 class from Kenmore East High School. At age 18, he joined the Army and served as an MP in Korea and Virginia. In 1992, Jim's job transferred him to Washington. He enjoyed living in Washington state, despite his deep affinity for Buffalo, NY. He never lost his love for the Buffalo Sabres hockey team and all Buffalo sports. Jim's loves were his family foremost, Buffalo Sabres hockey, the Saw Doctors Band concerts, daily crossword puzzles, Donna's cooking and sharing a good laugh with a buddy. He was loved and respected by many.