G. Jerry Davis, 79, of Newton; formerly of Nevada died on Saturday, May 4, 2013, at his home in Newton.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m., Thursday, May 9, 2013 at the Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 1409 S. 8th Ave. E. in Newton.

Memorials to Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, the American Diabetes Association, or to the donor’s choice may be left at the church at the above listed times or at the Wallace Family Funeral Home. Memorials may also be mailed to the funeral home, please add, Attn: Davis Family on the envelope.

Survivors include his wife, Evelyn of Newton; children, Floyd Davis of Gulfport, Mississippi, Betty (Frank) Buckley of Newton, Steve (Patti) Davis of Mitchellville, Robert W. (Sheri) Davis of Slater, and Jim (Kim) Davis of Fenton, Michigan; his ten grandchildren, and ten great-grandchildren.

Arrangements are being handled by the Wallace Family Funeral Home in Newton.