Submitted by WIKY News on Wed, 10/16/2013 - 3:53pm
Former public official and businessman Robert "Bob" Davies has died following a lingering illness. Davies operated a lumber and hardware company before retiring. The Republican was a former member of both the Vanderburgh County Commission and the Evansville City Council in the 1970s and '80s. Friends say he died Tuesday night, and funeral arrangements are pending.