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BOBBY RAY DAVIS

July 20, 1947 ~ April 30, 2018 (age 70)

 

BOBBY RAY DAVIS took his last breath on this earth and his first breath in heaven on April 30, 2018.

Bobby was born to Humphrey and Ethel Lee Davis on July 20, 1947 in Shreveport, LA. He was the second of two children born to this union. When Bobby was four years old, his mother moved him and his older brother to San Diego, CA. After his mother met and married Elmo Barnes, they became one family. Elmo Barnes was the man Bobby called “Dad”.

Bobby accepted Christ at an early age. During his life, Bobby did some things he regretted, but he never forgot the Lord. When he was older, Bobby joined Greater Love Missionary Baptist Church, where he was baptized under the tutelage of Pastor Eric A. Benjamin and Evangelist Barbara F. Benjamin. After relocating to Fowler, CA, Bobby united with St Paul AME Church. He received his education through the San Diego Unified School District and was employed as a pipefitter by NAASCO. He also worked for ACE Parking, Competitive Edge Research, and various other places throughout his life.

Bobby married his high school sweetheart, Patricia Aldridge, and to this Union two children were born: Tracy Ray Davis, and Staci Lynnette Davis. After some years, Bobby met and married the love of his life, Linda Harris in 2012. Bobby and Linda moved to Fowler, CA, where he remained until his death.

Bobby loved spending time with friends and family, he loved his dog Libby, and he enjoyed going to the casino. He was always joking around and was so much fun to be with. Bobby had an outgoing personality and was loved by many people.

Bobby was preceded in death by his parents, Humphrey Davis and Ethel Lee Barnes; grandparents, Date and Viola Flournoy; one stepson, Louis E. Goree; four uncles, Henry, Andrew, Benjamin, Roger, Flournoy; three cousins, Cheryl Watkins, Stephen McClendon, and Keimonei Thompson.

Bobby leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Linda Davis; one son, Tracy R. Davis; one daughter, Staci Spence (Darrin);one stepson, Lester Goree; one stepdaughter, Valarie Harris; two brothers; Charles Davis (Paula) and Elmo Barnes ll (Keisha); stepfather, Elmo Barnes Sr.; three sisters-in-law, Dolores Moore (James), Brenda Moreno (Jose) and Trudell Evans; three brothers-in-law, Phillip Harris (JoAnn), Jeffery Harris (Yvonne) and Phillip Boykin; six grandchildren, Shatoya Spence, Alysha Spence, Darrin Spence Jr., DeAndre Harris, Lester Goree ll (Angela) and Eulonda Wechsler ((Solomon); two great grandchildren, Dereon Lamar Barnes and Calvin Michael Goree. three uncles, Hardis, Alber and, Hodge Flournoy; one aunt, Christene Watkins (Gaither) and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, relatives and friends

Bobby We Love You And You Will Be Greatly Missed

 

 

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