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Ernest Travis

February 17, 1956 — February 19, 2024

Akron

Ernest Travis, beloved husband, father, Brother, Granddad, Uncle,Cousin,Nephew &Friend!

Ernest passed away on February 19, 2024, at the age of 68. Born on February 17, 1956, Ernest was known for his unwavering dedication to his family, his passion for helping others, and his love for cheese.

Ernest was a beautiful, lovable soul always willing to lend a helping hand and support those in need. His kindness and generosity touched the lives of many, and he will be deeply missed by all who knew him.

In addition to being a loving husband and father, Ernest was also a skilled mechanic and car enthusiast. His knowledge and expertise in classic cars were unmatched, and he was always willing to share his passion with others.  Ernest was also an avid musician.

Ernest is proceeded in death by his parents, Lou James and Argustavia Travis, Willie James Travis, Bettijean Harris, David Travis, Isabella, Travis, Johnny Ray Travis, Dorothy Travis, and Geraldine Travis, Ernest Travis Jr.

Ernest leaves behind a legacy of love, kindness, and compassion that will continue to inspire those who were fortunate enough to know him. He leaves Behind his wife , Reneea Roper Travis; kids, Tyreece Williams, Nakia Shadie,Teisha Travis, Tia-Ping Ruple, Shyrisa Caffey, Rachelle Roper, Maundrio Roper, and Michael Roper; living siblings Gloria Beasley, Linda Saunders, Yvonne Tyson, Cynthia Travis, Barbara Watts, James Boyer; as well as his special uncle and best friend Connie Travis "Pops".

Rest in peace, Ernest Travis. You will be remembered fondly and dearly missed.

Visitation will be held 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM Monday, February 26, 2024 at the Adams Mason Funeral Home (791 East Market Street), where funeral services will immediately follow at 2:00 PM.  Elder Sherry Meddley officiating.  Arrangements entrusted to Adams Mason Funeral Home (330) 535-9186

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