Robert Ervin Davis, Sr., 87, of Oakland, MD, passed away on February 14, 2023, at his home. Born on January 26, 1936, in Oakland, MD, he was the son of the late Robert S. and Maude (Brown) Davis.
Robert served his country in the United States Army. He was a member of the New Life Christian Church. He worked for Browning's Foodland as a Meat Cutter. He enjoyed hunting and spending time outdoors. He loved spending time with his family and friends.
He is survived by a son, Robert E. Davis, Jr.; seven grandchildren, Joni Davis, Joseph Capps and wife Kristin, Angel Sullivan Campbell and husband Jason, Terri McRobie and husband Adam, Ashley Crosby and husband Luke, Justina Johnson and husband Joseph, and Alex McRobie and wife Suzanne; twelve great grandchildren, Brady Alexander, Bryson Alexander, Wyatt Alexander, Gabe Hartzog, Jessica Lee and husband Cody, Jayden Capps, Kolby Capps, Evangilene Martiz, Madison Tasker, Isaiah McRobie, Zuri Shipley, and Emmett McRobie; three great great grandchildren; seven siblings, William Davis and wife Shirley, Susan Steyer and husband Ray, Mildred Rice, Joyce Livingood and husband Dave, Helen Marley and husband Richard, Geraldine Harding, and Nancy Branham and husband Larry.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 47 years, Virginia (Wilt) Davis; nine siblings, Roy "Burt" Davis, Arthur "Elwood" Davis, Edwin "Jr" Davis, Gary Davis, Donald Davis, Jim Davis, Mary Calcamp, Patricia Meyers, and John Davis.
Friends will be received on Friday, February 17, 2023, from 4 to 8 PM at the C & S Fredlock Funeral Home, P.A., 21 N. Second St., Oakland. A graveside service will be held at 1 PM on Saturday, February 18, 2023, in the Pleasant Valley Cemetery with Pastor Roger Kitzmiller officiating, at which time military honors will be accorded by the combined honor guard of the American Legion Proctor Kildow Post #71 and the Deer Park VFW Post #10077.
The C & S Fredlock Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Davis family at this time.