Linda Davis Forbis

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HAMLET — Linda Davis Forbis, 60, of Hamlet died Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018, at FirstHealth-Moore Regional Hospital in Pinehurst.

She was born Nov. 30, 1957, daughter of the late Hayward Davis and Evelyn Bentley Davis Ross.

Mrs. Forbis was dietary manager with Pruitt Health in Rockingham for 30 years. She had a dietary degree from the University of Florida.

She enjoyed reading and loved spending time with her grandchildren. "Grandma Wednesday's" were very special days for her. She enjoyed sports of all kinds, and especially the University of South Carolina Gamecocks.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 29, in the chapel of Watson–King Funeral Home, 100 Cheraw Road, Hamlet. The Rev. Ronnie Chavis will officiate. Burial will follow at Richmond Memorial Park.

The family will receive visitors from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, at the funeral home.

Mrs. Forbis is survived by her children, Jody (DeeDee) Clary of Hamlet, Brooke (Josh Williams) Taylor of Rockingham, Susanne Forbis of Rockingham, Dawne (Ronnie) Chavis of Hamlet and Donnie (Becky) Forbis Jr. of Newberry, South Carolina; grandchildren Ally Taylor, Layla Forbis, Jaxon Chambers, Kali Hewitt, Seth Chavis, Jake Chavis, Tatum Chavis, Carly Rae Chavis, Tripp Forbis and Bree Forbis; great-grandson Wade Chavis; and siblings Carol Davis, Jamey Davis and Jimmy Ross. Mrs. Forbis was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Donnie Forbis; and her grandmother, Bertha Bentley.

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Watson-King Chapel
100 Cheraw Rd
Hamlet, NC 28345
(910) 582-4011
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Published in Richmond County Daily Journal from Aug. 27 to Aug. 28, 2018
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