Danville, VA - A familiar name to folks in Danville, Benjamin Davidowitz, founder of Ben David Jewelers, died Monday.
Originally from Pennsylvania, Davidowitz moved to Danville, where he started the popular jewelry store. He later moved to Greensboro to be closer to his grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife and two sons who continue to operate the family business.
The store was closed today while the family attended his funeral.