S: Elder Jeffrey Ward Davis 1980 - 1982
BC: The End
FC: Elder Jeff W. Davis Dearborn Michigan Mission
3: First Visit to the Temple
4: June 21, 1980 | Brad | Norman & Sharon Noorda
5: Neil & Pauline, Jeff, Grandma & Grandpa Barney
7: Marjeanne Prisbrey sang this at Jeff's Farewell
8: Jeff's dad wrote this poem and read it at his Farewell. | 6-13-80 written by Dawn Humphries
15: July 30, 1980
22: Smith Family Dec 20, 1980 | Me & Elder Smithson after a hard day of B-ball. | Bored again | Elder Barker laying out our discussion pictures so they can dry. We got caught in a rain storm when we were riding home.
23: If you look out my window this is what you see. It is a Holy Roller Church. They are having a revival and all the people are running around yelling...Praise the Lord! | Our Thanksgiving Day snow storm. | This is the back view of my apartment. The white door next to the pole is the entrance to the hall which goes up to the apartment.
24: Elder Schofield and I before Teri Smiths Football game | Elder Stewart, Elder Taylor & Elder Schofield | Sister Smiths Baptism, November 22, 1980
26: Elder Shepard and Elder Stewart, both of them are from Idaho | This is the hotel that Pres. Kimball stayed in when he came to Ann Arbor. A member of the church owns it and gave Pres Kimball the whole top floor while he was here. | Elder Killion and Elder Boldt, my first Zone Leaders
28: Col. Stephen Mack, the Prophet's uncle, donated land for Oak Hill Cemetery, Pontiac, Mich.
32: "Hi, I'm out for a Sunday drive in the snow!" | Downtown Detroit -- Mo Town | "I don't know what kind of ducks these are, but they are everywhere!"
35: My friend, Patty Campbell gave this to me. She lived in same apartments at BYU as I did.
36: President Vernon A. Cooley 9-81 | The four unimportant slaves of the mission. Me, Barnett, Banks & Shawcroft
37: Elder Sears, Shawcroft, Bolt, Howard & Me Elder Mitchell Sis & Pres Cooley, Farnsworth
38: Back view of the office | My companion Elder Greg Barnett 7-1-81 | Second desk from the front is my desk
39: Elder Cottle Elder Robert L. Backman Elder Davis June 9, 1981 | Elder Robert L. Backman & Me
40: Mission Home | ... back | front ... | Chicken Van... We drive it sometimes, but use it mainly to pick up the new missionaries at the airport
41: Bungalow our apartment | Back view of our apartment. The stairs lead up to it.
42: Sunset by our apartment. Can you imagine who I was thinking of when I took this picture? | Ducks on a frozen lake. Someone forgot to tell them to fly south! | This is the car I want for our birthdays. Detroit Auto Show 1-81 | When we were in Detroit we went to the Detroit River where we saw this barge coming in off the Great Lakes
43: Myself and Elder Cottle. We were at the church playing B-ball. Just woke up. 5-81 | Grand Blanc Chapel where I played ball with Elder Cottle | A little airport fun. | Elder Cottle going home. 6-20-81
44: Order of sons, Terri is #1 because he is the natural son. I'm #2 son, Schofield is #3 and Elder Cottle is #4 son. Mr Smith is the one next to Sister Smith. 5-24-81 | Pyramid we made while at the Smiths on Memorial Day
45: Detroit Tigers vs Texas Rangers Detroit won 2-0 August 22, 1980 | The Melgun kids, we were teaching their father before they moved. | Suzie | Laura & Kelly
46: Monday - June 22 Portable party. Cake mix, frosting, candles, balloons and an apron. Tuesday - June 23 A Las Vegas shirt Wednesday - June 24 A tie and two pairs of socks embroidered on the toes "I love you" and "Elder Davis" Thursday - June 25 I love you sign Friday - June 26 A rock missionary. One of his hands is behind his back holding a basketball Saturday - June 27 A Nerf basketball and hoop Sunday - June 28 A church book Each gift was wrapped up separately with a poem explaining the gift.
48: Sister Nanet Naetzel July 5, 1981 | Brother James Parker Kaiser Aug 13, 1981 | Brother & Sister Barlow September 16, 1981
49: Br. & Sis. Chamberlin Elder Barnett Br & Sis.Barlow Elder Davis Br. & Sis. Cooley
54: Autumn colors behind the funeral home | Sitting on the dock waiting for everyone to return from the working day. This picture was taken in the backyard of the Union Lake Missionaries.
55: This house was being moved when it got stuck in the middle of the road. Elder Curtis and our car One nights snow storm. If you can't tell thats me!
56: The missionaries lived in the funeral home because if there was a body inside some one needed to be in the building with it. The building was really nice. The only down side was when there was a delivery in the middle of the night. | Like my new car? (moonlight as a funeral driver)
57: View from our apartment door on the 2nd floor of the funeral home. | Main floor inside the Funeral Home | The door on the right is the door to our apartment. | Want a ride in my Hearse?
58: First snowfall of the year. Oct 1981 | Farmington Hills Chapel | Mrs. Hagen and her two kids. We were teaching them. | Taken on Christmas Day at the Chamberlains. Br & Sis Chamberlian are in the front, Jim Kiaser and Donna are sitting on the couch, and Mr & Mrs Kaiser (Jim's Parents) are sitting on the right. | Dear Elder Davis, I think your one pretty Special person! You made our District the funnest ever! I appreciate your neat personality. Love Sister Olson
59: Elder Potter, Sheppard, Lore, Natel Sis Olsen, Sis Barker, Me, Masterson | Pres Cooley & Santa Claus | Elder Masterson & Natel | Elder Lore & ME
61: My new companion Elder Anderson, standing in front of our car with the apartment in the background, we live up stairs | Thats what the temp is, -4
62: Our car was having a hard time running in the -10 degree weather | Elder Lore with Elder Robbins who was about to get on the plane. He went home 5 days after he arrived. He's in a wheel chair because he sprained his ankle the day before playing B-ball. | February Sunset
63: Elder Klein and I standing in "Hell". | The day Hell froze over! Hell Michigan is actually a town in our zone. | Birthday party for Klein and Markus (the one's with the hats on.)
64: Elder Markus and I standing next to our NEW Citations! I'm standing in the driveway of the house we were at. (like our car?) | I'm standing in what is suppose to be our driveway. April 82
65: We are pointing at our wounds. He slammed the door and cut me above my right eye. He is pointing to the slice I put between his eyes with a penny I slung at him. After that we decided to quit playing so rough. Elder Shawcroft, Farnsworth and I just before Shawcroft went home. The "Final French Look" before Elder Shawcroft went home.
66: President and Sister Cooley | Trade-offs with Elder Williams and Christenson Jan 82 | Brighten District - They saved our necks with all their baptisms! | This cat died (no love) while we were house sitting 5/20/82
67: President Cooley and Elder Gooslind on the stand at our Bi-Zone Conference | Bi-Zone Conference with Elder Gooslind | Zone Leadership Meeting at the "Sweden House".
68: Flooding caused by all the snow. | Mt. Brighten Ski Resort
69: We had a leadership meeting that all the leaders in the zone had to attend. Our zone brought our briefcases to try and look important.
84: Jeff sent this to me while he was serving in the office. Alisha & Hailee told me it had to be included in Jeff's mission book.