ROBERT P. "BOB" DAVIS - MORRISVILLE - Robert P. "Bob" Davis, 94, died peacefully Friday, Dec. 20, 2013, in Woodridge Nursing Home in Berlin. He was a 1941 graduate of the University of Vermont with a Bachelor's Degree in Dairy Management and a minor in Forestry. He was the longtime general manager of the Cabot Farmers Co-op, beginning his career in April 1952 and retiring in 1984. He was very involved in numerous dairy organizations on the local, state and national levels throughout his career, and also active with many boards and committees in Cabot and the surrounding central Vermont region. He is survived by his children, Dan Davis and wife, Mary Jo, of Newark, Vt., William Davis and wife, Deb, of Delray Beach, Fla., and Laurie Callahan and husband, Jack, of Montpelier; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his wife, Barbara Davis in 2010. A graveside service with full military honors will be held in the spring in Pleasant View Cemetery in Morrisville. White-Fiess Funeral Home is assisting with arrangements. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the UVM Miller Agricultural Research Farm Fund, c/o UVM Foundation, 411 Main St., Burlington, VT 05401; or the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675, or go to

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Published in The Burlington Free Press on Dec. 24, 2013