retired James Allen Davis as a field character in 2008 and
completed an 800-page illustrated memoir which includes his
portfolio of more than 70 original sketches. He retired from
classroom teaching in 2018 and now posts educational items
on social media and writes extensively on teaching strategies
and historical travel.
as Mr. Davis (right) at the 140th anniversary reenactment of
the Battle of Franklin, Tennessee in October 2004 with his friend
and colleague, the late Tom Grandy (left), who portrayed a reporter
for the Richmond Daily Examiner.