Mr. Robert Franklin ‘Bobby’ Davis, age 66 died at Pitt Memorial Hospital in Greenville on Wednesday, July 23, 2008. Mr. Davis is a native Bertie County and graduated from West Bertie High School in 1959. Following graduation he went to work for J. Lebron Morris Auction House later known as Morris and Davis Auction House in Roxobel. He was a member of the Sandy Run Baptist Church where he served many capacities, some of which were trustee and deacon. Mr. Davis served as chief and president of the Roxobel Volunteer Fire Department before retiring. Preceding him in death are his mother, Polly Hoggard Davis, his father, Lewis T. Davis, Sr., four brothers; John Allen, Pete, Jack and Lewis Davis, Jr.
Survivors include his wife Sandra Morris Davis of the home, two daughters; Kim D. Brown and her husband Andy along with their children Olivia and Avery, and Beverly D. Creech and her husband William along with their son Adam all of Roxobel, one son, Chris Davis and his wife Katy along with their daughter Lucy of Wilmington and one brother, Richard ‘Dickie’ Davis of Austin, TX.