Robert L. Davidson

Born on April 20, 1935

Departed on March 3, 2013 and resided in West Nashville, TN

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DAVIDSON, Robert L. Age 77 years, died Sunday the 3rd of March at his home in Nashville, TN, surrounded by his loving family. On April 20, 1935, Robert was born in Pickett County, TN. He was the eldest child of Joseph and Oleta Davidson, who precede him in death. At the age of seventeen, Robert graduated high school and attended Tennessee Tech University, where he graduated at the age of twenty with a degree in Business Administration. Upon graduation, Robert moved to Nashville and began his business career, which included nearly 30 years at Cummings Sign Company. At the age of twenty-six he met and married nineteen- year- old Nashville native Joyce Suits. They were blessed with 51 years of marriage. Robert was a dedicated husband and father. While working diligently to support his family, he always managed to attend his son's and daughter's many sport and school activities. Robert loved to watch ballgames, play with his dog, and spend quality time with his two granddaughters and grandson. He always will be remembered for "making a long story short." Robert is survived by his wife, Joyce Davidson; son, Terry Davidson; daughter, Pam Kyle Anderson; grandchildren, Terra Davidson, Jessica Anderson, and Gary Anderson; brother, Bill Phyllis Davidson; nephew, Jeff Davidson; niece, Leigh Ann Ray. The Life Celebration service will be on Tuesday, March 5, 2013, at 1pm, at West Harpeth Funeral Home with Reverend Clifford Dobbs officiating. Interment will be Wednesday, March 6, 2013, at 11am, at Sims Cemetery, in Pickett County, TN. Visitation will be on Tuesday from 11am until the service hour at WEST HARPETH FUNERAL HOME, 6962 Charlotte Pike; online guestbook www.afamilylegacy.com 352-9400

15 Comments to Robert L. Davidson

  1. James and Angela Petre
    March 4, 2013 12:00 am

    Pam, so sorry for your loss of your dad, our prayers are with your family.

  2. vince estes
    March 4, 2013 12:00 am

    Pam ,
    so sorry to hear of the loss of your father.We will keep you and your family in our thoughts and prayers,and continue praying for your return to good health .
    May God Bless You All !
    VINCE

  3. Antoinette Welch
    March 4, 2013 12:00 am

    Dear Pam and family,

    I am so sorry for you loss. Your father sounds like an amazing person. I will keep you and your families in my prayers.

    Love, Antoinette

  4. Barbara Stanley
    March 4, 2013 12:00 am

    Dear Pam,

    I am so sorry for the loss of your father. You and your family will continue to be in my prayers.

  5. Leticia Alexander
    March 4, 2013 12:00 am

    Pam,

    You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

    Leticia

  6. Emily Menke
    March 4, 2013 12:00 am

    Pam,
    You and your family are in my thoughts. In celebrating your father’s life, I hope you all find some joy and peace amid the sorrow.

  7. shirley wilson-wiley
    March 4, 2013 12:00 am

    Pam and Family,I am praying for you
    and your familey. You will always have those special memories of you father, and grandfather. What ever you need me for, I am here for you.
    I will keep you in my prayers.

  8. Bill and Janice Goodpasture
    March 4, 2013 12:00 am

    We are very sorry to hear of your loss. We will be unable to attend the visitation due to medical appointments May God give you the strength through this time

  9. Roscoe Limbaugh
    March 4, 2013 12:00 am

    We are praying God will comfort and keep during this time of sorrow. Roscoe and Sandra

  10. Roscoe Limbaugh
    March 4, 2013 12:00 am

    We are praying God will comfort and keep during this time of sorrow. Roscoe and Sandra

  11. tom thurman
    March 4, 2013 12:00 am

    We are so sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you and your family.
    Debbie and Tom

  12. Susan Christy
    March 5, 2013 12:00 am

    Dear Davidson Family, Our hearts are with you at this time of sorrow. Love from Cookeville, Susan Christy and Ed Kimbrough

  13. Shannon Poindexter
    March 5, 2013 12:00 am

    Pam,

    Sending thoughts of peace and serenity to your and your family at this very sad time.

    Shannon

  14. Tammy harmon
    March 6, 2013 12:00 am

    So sorry to here this if we had know we would have been at the cementary Wednesday tammy

  15. Pamela Swartzberg
    March 6, 2013 12:00 am

    Dearest Davidson family: Prayers for your comfort and encouragement to enjoy the beautiful memories of your dad. We will always remember being so warmly welcomed into your home.