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Robert (Bobby) N. Davis 76, passed away Friday, January 20, 2012. He was preceded in death by his father, Roy P. Davis. He is survived by his wife, Virginia (Wood) S. Davis; six children, Robert N. Davis, Jr., Richard A. Davis, Donna D. Jacobs (Ken), Sean Sublette (Linda), Heather S. Stainback (Tracy) and Shannon L. Sublette; mother, Anna Lee S. Davis; one sister, Carol Snow; seven grandchildren, Dustin B. Thornton, Angela T. Long, Brooke Davis, Amanda and Patrick Sublette, Hunter and Jacob Stainback; two great-grandchildren, Ayden and Dahlia Thornton; and two nieces, Renée Dryden and Lee Ann Flagg. Bobby graduated from John Marshall High School where he was a proud member of the JMHS Cadet Corps Company C. He was a member of Fort Lee Baptist Church. Bobby was a proud union millwright, working through Local 1402. He served in many positions within the Local doing a job he loved from 1956 until retirement in 1997. The family will receive friends Sunday, January 22, 2012 from 12-2 & 6-8PM at Nelsen Funeral Home, 4650 S. Laburnum Ave. A service will be held at Fort Lee Baptist Church Monday, January 23, 2012 at 11AM. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to: Ft. Lee Baptist Church Benevolence Fund, 2727 Charles City Road Richmond, VA 23231.