Robert R. Humphris

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Robert Rives Humphris, 90, of Charlottesville, departed this life on Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019, in Charlottesville. His passing was peaceful, and he was with family. Dr. Humphris was born

Dr. Humphris was born and raised in Lexington, leaving in 1946 to join the Navy for two years. Upon his return, he attended the University of Virginia on the GI bill and ended up settling in Charlottesville for the rest of his life.

We invite all who would like to celebrate the life of Bob Humphris to join us for a reception at the Greencroft Club on Saturday, Jan. 25, at 2 p.m. (In case of inclement weather, please see, or call 434-296-5597 for updated information on a potential delay or postponement.)

The family would greatly appreciate the sharing of any memories or stories about Bob. There will be an opportunity to share them at the celebration of life gathering. The family would also be delighted to receive your memories of Bob at


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