Robert B. Davenport Iii

Robert B. Davenport III

CHILLICOTHE: Robert B. Davenport III, 77, of Chillicothe, died 3:00 p.m. Thursday, March 21, 2013 in Kindred Care Nursing Home following an extended illness.

He was born June 14, 1935, in Collingdale, PA, to the late Robert B. Jr. and Mary Glasgow Davenport. On November 1, 1990, he married the former Sharon D. Young Hardesty who survives.

Also surviving are a daughter, Cindy (Keith) Swepston, of Ray, Ohio; stepsons, Bruce (Nancy) Hardesty, Jr. and Craig (Brandy) Hardesty, both of Chillicothe; grandchildren, Robbie and Seth Davenport, Tyler Swepston, Jaren and Kylee Hardesty and Michael and Jonathan Helford; a great granddaughter, Karlie Helford; and a sister, Lillian Davenport, of State College, PA.

Robert served in the U.S. Air Force. He was a retired Banker and had worked for the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.

Funeral services will be held 3 p.m. Sunday, March 24, 2013 in the Westside Church of the Nazarene with Pastor Jerry Carpenter officiating. Friends may call at the church one hour prior to the service on Sunday. In keeping with his wishes, cremation will follow the service. Arrangements are under the direction of the WARE FUNERAL HOME.

You may sign his online register at www.warefh.com


Published in the Chillicothe Gazette on Mar. 23, 2013