Edward L. Coats Davenport Died on Sunday, April 2nd, 2017
12:00 pm- 1:00 pm Wednesday, April 12th, 2017 Weerts Funeral Home
1:00 pm Wednesday, April 12th, 2017 Weerts Funeral Home
Cemetery: Oakdale Memorial Gardens
Edward L. Coats, 55, of Davenport, Iowa, died surrounded by his family on Sunday, April 2, 2017 at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City. Funeral services will be held at 1 pm Wed., April 12th at Weerts Funeral Home, Davenport, where his family will receive visitors from noon until time of service. Burial will be in Oakdale Memorial Gardens, Davenport.
Mr. Coats was born in 1961 in Augusta, Arkansas to Albert and Carrie Coats. In earlier years he worked for
1-800-Flowers and for Montgomery Ward. He enjoyed walking, spending time outdoors, and traveling to visit family.
Survivors include his sisters Laverne (Hal) Brooks, Leella (Michael) Westerfield, Alma (Wesley) Westerfield and Velma (Cleotha Avant Jr.) Hudson; brothers Albert Jr. (Lori) Coats, Bobby Coats, Rashawn Coats and Anthony Gavin; and a host of nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, grandparents, brother Willie Taylor, step-mother Betty Coats, and a niece Dominique Coats.
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