Ernest Stevens, Sr.

Aug. 5, 2017

DAVENPORT — Ernest I. Stevens Sr., 71, of Davenport, passed away Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House, Bettendorf. Per his wishes, Ernest has been cremated and no services are planned.

Ernest was born on Feb. 18, 1946, in Vicksburg, Mississippi, a son of Henry and Lauren (Pounders) Stevens. Early on, he had worked as a knifemaker, but had been disabled for a number of years.

Left to cherish his memory are his children, Brock, Ernest Jr. and Bobby Joe; several grandchildren; a sister, Betty; and brother, Timmy McDonald.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Martha Ann; parents; and siblings, Margaret and Jimmy.

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