Obituary: Robert Leo Davis

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Published: Jul. 16, 2021 at 2:19 PM EDT
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Robert Leo Davis, 88, of Marietta passed away at 9:45am, Wednesday, July 14, 2021 at Marietta Memorial Hospital in Marietta.  He was the son of Leo and Francis Davis.

Bob received his Masters Degree at Arizona State University and was a veteran of the U. S. Army serving during the Korea War.  He was Production Manager for IT & T Corp.

On October 9, 1954, he married Grace Devol, who preceded him in death on September 7, 2009.  He is survived by 2 sons and 1 daughter: Mark (Ruth) Davis and Greg Davis of Marietta and Susie Davis of Ruckersville, VA, daughter-in-law Mary Davis of Marietta, 9 grandchildren, 9 great grandchildren and brother Tom Davis.

He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, son Russell Davis and sister Sally.

A memorial service will be held on Thursday (July 22) at 10:00 am at Porterfield Baptist Church.  McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home is assisting with arrangements and messages of sympathy may be sent at:

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Marietta Franciscan Meals, 318 Front St., Marietta, OH 45750.

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