William Richard Davis, resident of the Roquette Hotel, succumbed yesterday afternoon. He had been a resident of the West Side for approximately 40 years and was a native of Scranton, Pa. He was born February 20, 1886. He was a member of the Foric Lodge No. 26, F&AM, Miami, Ariz. Survivirs include one brother, E.C. Davis, Seattle, Wash.