DAVIS, James L. Of Horseheads, NY passed away after a short illness on Wednesday, August 17, 2016. He was born October 22, 1947 in Watkins Glen, NY to the late Lester and Theresa (Cacciotti) Davis. James was pre-deceased by his wife of 18 years, Sharon (Wilkinson) Davis and infant son Jeffrey Scott. He is survived by his daughters, Jennifer (Richard) Houghtelling of Elmira, NY and Betsy Davis of New Iberia, LA; grandchildren, Artie J. Gallagher, Aric M. Gallagher, Braxton A. Houghtelling, Zackary W. Lander; great granddaughter, Octavia Romona Isabella sisters, Sharon (Davis) Thompson, Michele (Bob) Salamy, Diane (Bob) Bond, Lisa (Jamie) Wade and Sherry (Tony) Ventia; brother, Robert Davis of Elmira, NY; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. He retired after 18 years with Toshiba and enjoyed playing bingo, cards and spending quality time with his family and friends. The family will welcome relatives and friends to Woodlawn Cemetery of Friday, August 26, 2016 at 11am. He well be laid to rest alongside his wife.