Richard Marvin Davis

November 26, 1940 - January 10, 2014 Born Phoenix, AZ to Rev. J. Marvin & Mary Louise Davis. U.S. Air Force, Cal State B.A. Zoology, Masters Biology, attended School of Public Health UCLA. He is remembered for his activism in the effort to legalize hemp/cannabis, his museum of hemp artifacts,, and his generous, loving heart. Survived by Brenda Kershenbaum, her children; his sisters Jane Smith, Christina Kahler, brother John Davis, six nieces & nephews & numerous cousins.

Published in the Los Angeles Times on Jan. 26, 2014