Thomas Ross (Gabby) Davis, 80, departed this life to rejoin family and friends in his heavenly home on Thursday, December 24, 2020.
He was the son of Lloyd Mayes and Louise Lewis Davis. He was a lifelong Dinwiddie County resident and an active member of Hawkins Memorial Presbyterian Church, in which he held many positions.
He graduated from Midway High School and Smithdeal Massey Business College. He served in the Army National Guard, was a career Civil Servant, and visited many countries in fulfilling his mission until retirement in 1988.
Thomas is survived by a sister, Judy Lee Davis; and a host of cousins including a cousin who was like a brother, John F. Davis, Jr.; and two special cousins, Jason Davis and Troy Moring; cousins, Inez Baldwin, Sandra Boze, Hugh Blackwell, Randy Banton, Jr., Brett Banton, Kaley Moring, and Brady Moring.
Thomas Ross will lie-instate until 5:00 p.m. Thursday, December 31, 2020 at the Joseph McMillian Funeral Home in Blackstone, VA.
Graveside funeral services will be held 3:00 p.m., Sunday, January 3, 2021, at Hawkins Memorial Presbyterian Church cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Treasurer, Hawkins Memorial Presbyterian Church, Attn: Cemetery Fund, c/o Mrs. Sylvia Reed, 12915 Ruth Hill Road, Church Road, VA 23833.