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Vernon James Davis

December 1, 1953 ~ January 7, 2024 (age 70) 70 Years Old

Vernon Davis Obituary

Vernon James Davis, 70, Denver, passed away January 7, 2024 at Swedish Medical Center, Englewood. He had lived about a month at Hallmark Nursing Center, recovering from surgery.

Vernon James was born December 1, 1953 at Ansbach, Germany as a US citizen to Jack and Anneliese (Rohr) Davis, a military family. Vernon James spent his youth in Texas, California, Germany and Oregon. He then joined the Order of Man as a monk for several years, moving to Kansas and then to Denver in 1978. After leaving the Order, he worked for the Denver Post Newspaper starting 1983 for 30 years as a mailer. He retired in 2013 after a worksite disability.

On May 8, 1997, Vernon James married Lorraine (Miller) McLagan. They were married for 26 wonderful years having one son, John. Home is in south west Denver. Vernon James loved to read the bible becoming quite the expert on the passages and verses. He loved fishing but always did catch and release, loved reading books and listening to audio books. He had a great since of humor, especially at work and loved people. He was a very caring father and husband, the rock of the family.

Vernon Davis is survived by his wife, son and three siblings, Lorene Martin, Robert Davis and Judy Cokenour (Dennis).

Vernon James family would like to thank everyone for the loving care and affection given to him at Hallmark Nursing Center and Swedish Medical Center. Please view and sign the online guestbook.

Announcement: The family invites you for dinner and fellowship at the Olive Garden, 5380 S. Wadsworth Blvd, Littleton (303-978-0444) following the services and burial, about 2:00 pm.

Viewing and Visitation will be held at 10AM and Funeral Service at 11AM on Thursday, January 18, 2024, at Drinkwine Family Mortuary; interment will follow at Littleton Cemetery.

 

 

 

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Services

Viewing & Visitation
Thursday
January 18, 2024

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Drinkwine Family Mortuary
999 West Littleton Boulevard
Littleton, CO 80120

Funeral Service
Thursday
January 18, 2024

11:00 AM
Drinkwine Family Mortuary
999 West Littleton Boulevard
Littleton, CO 80120

Interment following funeral service
Thursday
January 18, 2024

Littleton Cemetery
6155 South Prince Street
Littleton, CO 80120

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