Rufus C. “R.C.” Davis, died Thursday, July 26, 2018 at Wake Medical Center. He was 87.
A native of Northampton County, R.C. was the son of the late Rufus C. Davis and Mabel Lassiter Davis. He retired from the United States Air Force and worked in construction as a quality control supervisor for many years. He and his wife were faithful members of Calvary Baptist Church.
R.C. is survived by his loving wife of 65 years Jean Moss Davis, son; Mike Davis and his wife Kathy of Wilmington, daughters; Debbie Roby and her husband Terry of Rocky Mount and Pat Rutland and her husband Mike of Munford Tennessee, brothers; Horace Davis of Lakeland, FL, Lee Davis of Kilmarnock VA, sisters; Pearl Dean Bryant of Jackson, Priscilla Parks of Littleton, Susie Davis of Kernersville, and Diane Vann of Creeksville, grandchildren; Colin and Kyle Davis, Chris Hatchell, Amy Willoughby, Amanda Green, Tim and Erin Roby, four great-grandchildren, and one on the way.
Funeral Services will be held Sunday, July 29, 2018 at 3:00 P.M. at Calvary Baptist Church with Rev. Randy Martin and Dr. Lavelle Waters officiating. Burial with full military honors will follow at Cedarwood Cemetery. The family will receive friends Saturday July 28 at Wrenn Clarke & Hagan Funeral and Cremation Service from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M.
Memorial donations may be made to Calvary Baptist Church Building Fund, 1405 Bolling Rd. Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870.