David Hobson Meggs, Jr., 75, of Spotsylvania, Va. and formerly of Salem, Va., went to be with the Lord on Thursday, October 4, 2018.
David was a veteran having served 23 years in the US Navy with 4 years of which as a SEAL and all of which as a photographer. He loved to hunt, fish, and camp in his spare time, and adored his English Setter.
Preceding him in death were his parents, David and Trudie Meggs; daughter, Kathy Myers; and siblings, Carolyn Phillips and John Paul Meggs.
His surviving family includes his wife of 45 years, Sandra Combs Meggs; daughter, Teresa Meggs; grandchildren, Thomas Owens, Crystal Olivo, Raymond Olivo, and Jonathan Rogers; 5 great-grandchildren; and siblings, Donald Meggs, Linda Gable, Ray Meggs, and Carl Meggs.
Special thanks is extended to the Massey Cancer Center at VCU for its medical care during the past several years.
Family members and friends may gather from 1 to 2 p.m. on Tuesday, October 9, 2018, at the Salem Wesleyan Church located at 424 Chamberlain Lane in Salem, Va. A funeral service will then begin at 2 p.m. with Pastor Dave Vanderpool officiating. Interment with military funeral honors will immediately follow at Sherwood Memorial Park.
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