Remembering Jeff Davenport
JACKSON, NE — Thursday night family, friends, colleagues and students gathered to remember of a beloved teacher and photographer.
Jeff Davenport died suddenly at his home Monday. For years the 59 year old Davenport had been a substitute teacher at South Sioux City and was best known for the many years he chronicled life at the school.
Davenport, who was known as "Dav" by the kids, was a 1975 graduate of South Sioux City. He worked at Harold's Photography for years and used the experience he gained to paint a picture of everyday life for students. He also did photography for the local colleges and the Bandits football team.A funeral service for Jeff Davenport is Friday morning at 11 at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Jackson.