Douglas Franklin Davis Historical

Douglas Franklin Davis Historical (HM1UJK)

Location: Rocky Mount, NC 27801 Edgecombe County
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Country: United States of America
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N 35° 56.461', W 77° 47.732'

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In 1977, Douglas Franklin Davis began his retail career in Rocky Mount. In 1994 he purchased the building and it became Davis Furniture Company. He always believed in a thriving downtown. He owned three area businesses. Davis was a pioneer in the revitalization of downtown and a christian man. Davis was awarded a Facade Rehabilitation Award by the North Carolina Main Street Center. Douglas Franklin Douglas will be remembered as a loyal business man showed his concern for his customers and families.
Year Placed2007
Placed ByDowntown Merchants Association
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 at 1:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 247826 N 3981018
Decimal Degrees35.94101667, -77.79553333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 56.461', W 77° 47.732'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 56' 27.66" N, 77° 47' 43.92" W
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Area Code(s)919, 252
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 165 SE Main St, Rocky Mount NC 27801, US
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