September 28, 1952 ~ April 11, 2011

Born in: Buncombe Co.,
Resided in: Leicester, NC

BOBBY REX DAVIS LEICESTER – Bobby Rex Davis, 58, passed away Monday, April 11, 2011, at his home. A native of Buncombe Co., he was a son of the late Tom and Ruth Davis. Mr. Davis worked for Ingles Grocery Stores as a truck driver. He loved to fish and loved his wolves. He genuinely cared about everyone he came in contact with. He was a member of Union Baptist Church. He is survived by three daughters, Tonya Wheeler and husband Bobby of Leicester, Brandy Conklin and husband Michael of Leicester, and Angela Bryant of Weaverville; grandchildren Tabitha Roberts, Dominick Davis, and Lyla Conklin; and sisters Jean McGallard and husband Sherrill of Leicester, Glenda Rash and husband Tony of Leicester, and Robbie Bryant and husband James of Leicester. A funeral service will be at 3:00 p.m. Thursday at Union Baptist Church, with the Rev. Eugene Turner officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. His family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.

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  1. My prayers are with you all. I only knew Bobby from the mail route, but he was always so nice…quick to share a friendly wave and a smile.

  2. To the family:

    You are all in our prayers! We are sorry for your loss. We love you all and God bless you!

  3. Tonya and Tabitha,
    We are so sorry for your loss and will continue to keep you in our thoughts and prayers. Please call on us for anything.

  4. It was always good to talk to Bobby in the store and eat breakfast at the Grill ,I will miss his friendship,our prayers are with the family,may God bless and keep you during thid difficult time.

    Philip Fisher

  5. we would like to offer our heart felt symathy. our prayers are with you all. we thoutht the world of bobby he was agreat guy. love you all god bless.

  6. we would like to offer our heart felt symathy. our prayers are with you all. we thoutht the world of bobby he was agreat guy. love you all god bless.

  7. Dear Family,
    Our prayers and condolances are with you.Max worked with Bobby for sometime they had a good time. He was always a good friend. He will be missed greatly.May God be with you in this time of sorrow and always. With Love,Max and Linda King

  8. tonya im so sorry about your dad i didnt know your dad but if he was anything like you he sure was a good man im praying for you if you need anything let me know

  9. Dear family, Eddie and I are so sorry for your loss. The Davis family has a special place in our hearts and each of you have always been willing to help in the community. May God Bless and Guide you during this difficult time. Eddie & Maleada Frisbee

  10. Dearest Davis Family, Stanley & I are so sorry for your loss. May God Bless and Guide you all during this difficult time. Always cherish your precious memories. Our Deepest Sympathy is with you all.

  11. Sorry to hear of the loss of your loved one. We are hindered from coming to the service, and just wanted to let you know our prayers and thoughts are with you at this time.
    Jimmie and Shirley Fender

  12. Sorry to hear the passing of Bobby and remembering all the good times we had on summer breaks. He was such a character. Wish we could have been there to be with you but you are in our hearts and prayers.
    Katie and family

  13. Memories – hold them dear to you hearts. Bobby was a dear person and friend to many. We will miss him up at the store. He shared many laughs with us there. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

    Don Reeves and Family

  14. So sorry to hear about Bobby’s
    passing.Just saw it in the paper today. We were best friends years
    ago.Our prayers an thoughts are with all the family in there time of sorrow.
    Your DaD will be with you Always.
    May the memory of your dad an the
    special life you shared help ease
    the sadness of your loss.
    Deepeast Sympathy
    Edward,Phillip Shelton


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