BOBBY J. DAVIS, 90, of Spring Hill, Kan passed away March 3, 2015 at Indian Creek Healthcare Center, Overland Park.
Bobby was born April 19, 1924 in Springfield, Mo to William Augusta and Emiline (Essary) Davis. He grew up and graduated High School in Springfield, Mo and then joined the US Army, serving during WWII and received the Purple Heart and was a P.O.W.   He married Helen E. Reed on October 16, 1950 in Springfield. They moved to Kansas City, Mo in 1955, to Kansas in the 1960’s and then rural Miami County in 1985. Bobby worked as an auto mechanic for Westbrook Standard Service in Lenexa, Kan and was later an owner. He attended Life Spring Church in Spring Hill, Kan and the Olathe American Legion Post 153. Bobby loved to hunt and fish. He will be missed by family and friends.
Bobby was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, JoAnn and Pauline and brother, Ralph Davis. He is survived by his wife, Helen of 65 years; son, Romie and wife Vicki Davis of Spring Hill, Kan; sister, Peggy Bauumgardner of Springfield, Mo; brother, Paul Davis of Lee’s Summit, Mo; two grandchildren, Dean Merritt of Spring Hill and Duane (Pascaline) Merritt of Olathe, Kan and one great-grandson, Jacob.
Memorial service will be 2:00 pm Monday, March 9, 2015 at Life Spring Church, 206 N. Webster St, Spring Hill, Kan 66083. Visitation 1:00 pm before the service at the church. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be donated in memory of Bobby Davis to the Spring Hill Food Pantry at Life Spring Church.   Arrangements by Bruce Funeral Home, Spring Hill, Kan 913-592-2244. Condolences may be left at www.brucefuneralhome.com.