Captain Alan Davis 1952-2015 - Arcata Fire Protection District
ARCATA - The Arcata Fire Protection District mourns the loss of a great leader, mentor and volunteer.
Captain George Alan Davis passed away Saturday night at his home in McKinleyville. Davis began his career in Arcata as a volunteer in 1974. He was promoted to Fire Captain and Acting Battalion Chief, where he provided leadership and incident command with the personnel of Arcata Fire. Davis taught hundreds of recruits from volunteer firefighter academies and was active with the Humboldt County Fire Instructors Association. A memorial service is planned for 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 18th at the McKinleyville High School gym.