February 12, 1920 – July 13, 2013 WHITESBORO – Graveside Services for Robert Earnest “Bob” Davis, Sr., 93, will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at the Trinity Cemetery in Wilmer, Texas with Rev. Mike Flanagan and Mark Mrusek officiating. Services are under the direction of Meador Funeral Home in Whitesboro. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at the funeral home.
Bob passed away on Saturday, July 13, 2013 at his residence.
He was born on February 12, 1920 in Wilmer, Texas to Jimmie Davis and Josephine (Golman) Davis. He graduated from high school in Wilmer. Bob married Tennie Lorene Kerr on December 27, 1939 in Rockwall, Texas. He was the owner of Bob Davis Fish Markets in Dallas, Ft. Worth and Oklahoma City.
Survivors include a son, Robert “Speedy” Davis, Jr. and wife, D’Ann of Whitesboro; 3 grandchildren, Robert L. Davis, Randy K. Davis and Deana Mrusek; 8 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Tennie Lorene Davis; his parents, Jimmie and Josephine Davis; a grandson, Rodney Davis; 2 brothers and a sister.
Pallbearers will be Darrin Davis, Cody Davis, Mark Mrusek and Dr. Robby Davis.