The Staff at Bob’s Gun Shop represents over 200 combined years of firearms experience. By far the largest strength of our store is the ability of our staff to handle almost every aspect of your needs in obtaining a firearm, using it correctly, and accessorizing it to suit your needs.

We look forward to being able to help you with your purchase. And we also look forward to continuing to assist you beyond the sale, well into the future.

Steve Dowdy

Steve Dowdy

Owner, Firearms Instructor

Steve is a 1995 graduate of Old Dominion University in the Biological Sciences.

Currently serving on the Winchester Ammunition Leadership Council

Co-Founder of The Concealed Carry Institute, in Norfolk, VA. The Concealed Carry Institute was the first of it’s kind in the United States, offering an easily accessible venue for firearms safety training.


Debby Brafford

Bookkeeping and Sales

Neal Davis

General Manager

Lou Correa

Reloading Manager, Sales

Doug Chamberlin III


Rich Logan

Range Manager
Bob's Gun Shop
746 Granby St. Norfolk, VA 23510-0003